We entrust teachers with the world’s most important job: educating our kids, says researcher and dean Gregg Garn. So why aren’t we paying and treating them in a way that shows they’re valued?

Here are the books that profoundly influenced women from our speaker community, and they’re just as wonderfully diverse as TED itself.

Wise ideas from psychology, behavioral economics, business — and even activism — to get you moving.

A warm look at the legends and rituals of the most important festival in China, as shared by entrepreneur and Chineasy creator ShaoLan Hsueh.

If we did, we’d all be kinder and more compassionate, both to each other and to ourselves when our hearts get broken, says psychologist Guy Winch.

Researcher and therapist Terri Orbuch shares what she’s learned from studying couples for three decades.

We can’t have an honest reckoning about race until we start to recognize all the ways in which privilege and prejudice creep into our lives, says author and digital strategist Luvvie Ajayi.