Support kids' sense of wonder with outstanding short video lessons
Pros: With fantastic animations, TED-Ed can take even sometimes-boring subjects and transform them into wildly engaging content.
Cons: Non-video lesson content quality varies, so students may need additional ways to demonstrate learning.
Bottom Line: TED-Ed includes excellent, engaging videos and support for flipped-class lessons with an incredible community of thinkers and doers.
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