About this Youtube video: Sir Ken Robinson outlines 3 principles crucial for the human mind to flourish -- and how current education culture works against them. In a funny stirring talk he tells us how to get out of the educational death valley we now face and how to nurture our youngest generations with a climate of possibility. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference where the world s leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes or less . Look for talks on Technology Entertainment and Design -- plus science business global issues the arts and much more. Find closed captions and translated subtitles in many languages at Follow TED news on Twitter Like TED on Facebook Subscribe to our channel .