On Tuesday, May 7 at 10 pm, PBS will be broadcasting an hour’s worth of TED talks about education.

The TED Talks Education one-hour program brings together a diverse group of teachers and education advocates delivering short, high-impact talks on the theme of teaching and learning. These original TED Talks are given by thought leaders including Geoffrey Canada, Bill Gates, Rita F. Pierson and Sir Ken Robinson.

In the talk featured here, Rita Pierson calls on teachers to build better relationships with their students.

—Education Next

Last updated May 1, 2013