Gever Tulley: 5 dangerous things you should let your kids do [TED]

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Gever Tulley, founder of the Tinkering School, talks about our new wave of overprotected kids — and spells out 5 (and really, he’s got 6) dangerous things you should let your kids do. Allowing kids the freedom to explore, he says, will make them stronger and smarter and actually safer.

This talk should also be subtitled “How to turn your kid into a scientist or engineer”.

Cheeky “brand/culture hacking labels” Tulley produced to go with his talk:

Tinkering School Blog