This year’s TEDxYouthDay theme was “Dream Big…Then Do It!” For the past month, youth from around the world have been sharing their big ideas for a better world. Here, some selections from the TEDxYouthDay Photo Campaign, for which young people completed the sentence, “A dream that I commit to making real is…” The breadth, depth, and creativity of these answers have astonished us — like the answer above from Instagram user shenjustshen – and we can’t wait to see what these dreamers will accomplish.
Also from Instagram user shenjustshen, a TEDxYouthDay participant writes that her dream is “to show the world that there is no such thing as perfection in art.”
A participant from TEDxYouth@DiscoveryCollege says he hopes to be the first man on Mars and Pluto.
TEDxYouthDay Reporter Serena Chao shares her dream, to stay true to herself.
A TEDxParkCityDaySchool team member shares his dream, “Finding a enjoyable and successful job.”
Instagram user sritahereje says she commits to the “spread of creative messages.”
A participant of TEDxYouth@DiscoveryCollege shares her dream: “To prove everyone wrong.”
TEDxYouthDay Reporter Jahbari Wallace aims high with his dream, filling in the sentence with the words “doing the right thing in every situation.”
A TEDxParkCityDaySchool team members share her dream “to help stop starvation.”