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Revolting Youth: A new form of teenage rebellion

During the TEDxVienna 2019 Conference “About Time” we listened to Kacey Wong, an artist from Hong Kong. His powerful talk was about protests in Hong Kong and how art can be a form of protest. He unites art and social activism. At the beginning of his speech, Kacey said: “My city […]


How to turn learning German into a self-improvement tool? 2

Have you ever found yourself thinking « I can’t do that because I don’t speak the language » ? Even if languages can be learnt, people seem to focus more often on the difficulties they bring rather than the opportunities they create. In Austria, many foreigners come to learn German: […]


Do schools kill creativity?

It is probably the most imprinting period in one’s life: School. I am sure that most of you remember the time you had in your good old school days. But whether you consider your school days as good or not, one thing is for sure: They were old. Not just […]


A school about everything

Everybody is talking about lifelong learning and how important it is. A whole generation is growing up with the mindset to never stop developing, professionally and personally. Still, if you finish your studies and look around for new exciting things to learn, you will discover that there is not much […]


Joerg Hofstaetter – Video Games A Powerful Learning Tool

About the talk A recent study shows that people (< 21) spent up to 10.000 hours on playing video games but read only 5.000 hours per year. Well, the book is dead? Long live the book, because it has never been replaced by any new media yet. Is there an […]