Ted.com is always full of interesting talks. There is no way that I can keep up!
This presentation by Temple Grandin regarding autism and kids had me spellbound.
I could listen to her talk for hours – because you can tell she is REAL and has TRUE
Temple Grandin, diagnosed with autism as a child, talks about how her mind works —
sharing her ability to “think in pictures,” which helps her solve problems that neurotypical
brains might miss. She makes the case that the world needs people on the
autism spectrum: visual thinkers, pattern thinkers, verbal thinkers, and all kinds of smart geeky kids.
Listen here! And you may want to take notes!