The New Ending of Innovation with TED Ed

This is the new ending of my project as TED Ed Innovative Educator program as the program officially ended today. Here’s complete story of how I started the journey of innovation. TED Ed Club [2014-2015] It is started in 2014, when I first launched TED Ed Club in my school as part of extracurricular program. TED…

How I Started TED Ed Club Station in Indonesia

What inspired me to start TED Ed Club Station? After running TED Ed Club two years in Jakarta, I am impressed by the beauty of  students’ passion and ideas and I want to amplify, inspire, and support their passion and ideas and tell the world that  “Students are capable of doing something cool and meaningful.” This encourage…

My 2015 in Words: Dream, Dare, & Do

2015 is a year when I am deeply committed to explore my passion, profession, mission, and vocation. It began when I first read Vent Diagram of Purpose, an article that inspire me to push myself, to do more, to try harder, and to work longer to explore my passion, profession, mission and vocation to find my…

Making Ideas ‘Passionable’

“Never underestimate the power of passion.” Here’s my passionable journey at TED Ed, New York. TED Ed Innovative Educator In the beginning of June, TED sent me a personal invitation to apply as the first cohort of TED Ed Innovative Educator program. Even though I have started TED Ed Club and used TED Ed resources…

TED Ed Club Week 1-3: People of Passion

“Write down your definition of Entrepreneur!” This is how I open my first day of Entrepreneurship class. After collecting answer from students, most of them defined Entrepreneur is someone who do business by selling something. Then, I challenge them to think bigger and wider about the meaning of Entrepreneur: This definition encompass any profession since…

TED Ed Club Goes to TEDx Jakarta (TED Ed Club Story Part 5)

My TED Ed Club goes to TEDx Jakarta at Tsu Chi International School, Pantai Indah Kapuk! In this blog post, I will share the ‘nuggets’ of the ideas worth spreading at TEDx Jakarta here! Registration TEDx Jakarta used randomization system to select their participants. There were two batches registration. I got accepted since the 1st batch,…

Unlearn the Way You Design Your Ideas (TED Ed Club Story Part 3)

It’s time to redefine how we design ideas. It’s a journey of failure and rise again. After organizing ideas, it’s time to ‘beautify’ the ideas. I love the word ‘beautify’. This is my favorite moment in TED Ed Club, where we could ‘package’ our messy ideas with unique and creative design. For these weeks, TED Ed…

What I’ve Learned From The Future for Education

“What future for Education?” is One of my favorite Coursera’s course! Let’s explore how this course change my perspective on future for education. I think “What is Future for Education?” has changed my perspectives about students who used to be force to achieve certain level of intelligence through typical learning methods that might not be suitable…