Jesse Richardson

TEDx Talk on creative and critical thinking


After years of arguing with people who were wrong on the internet, I realised that all the world’s problems would likely be solved if only we taught critical thinking, creative thinking, and philosophy to kids.

So, I decided to apply what we know from design and advertising to education, and founded a non profit that has provided free critical thinking resources to more than 19 million people around the world in 7 languages.

This TEDx talk I gave has had over 430,000 views on YouTube:


I now split my time between running The School of Thought, giving keynote speeches, and working as a creative director at ad agency flip