Originally posted on TED Blog:
This short post collects messages and reflections on Rita Pierson, who passed away Friday in Texas. If Dr. Pierson’s talk or work touched your life, please share in the comments below.
So very sorry to have this terrible news. I only met Dr. Pearson on the day of the recording and was deeply impressed as we all were by her passion, vivacity and rare understanding and young people and education. A truly tragic loss.
– Sir Ken Robinson
What a devastating loss for so many whose lives she touched — and changed. We at PBS are so grateful to have been able to share Dr. Pierson’s…
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