Unique Reflections of Leading Thinkers 


NEW: This fall we are launching Ideas Roadshow's new IBDP Portal which offers more than 400 high-quality video and print resources for the Diploma Programme featuring a broad selection of the world’s leading thinkers, including two Nobel Laureates. Users also have access to a wide range of resources which can be used to facilitate making explicit connections between theory of knowledge and other subject areas, a wealth of credible resources to support students with their (extended) essays plus curriculum-relevant resources that can be used in a variety of ways as highlighted in the integrated teacher guides. For further information, please visit our blog called Investigating Knowledge


This is Ideas Roadshow's General Public Portal where individual subscribers can access an extensive collection of videos, enhanced eBooks and MP3s within an integrated, user-friendly platform. The resources provide inspring and accessible insights into the motivations and research of a wide range of world-leading experts. For anyone curious to learn about cutting-edge research, Ideas Roadshow offers a uniquely-accessible pathway into the fascinating worlds of 100+ of the most creative thinkers of our time. 

We're delighted to announce that Ideas Roadshow was the recipient of The Educational Learning Resources Award at the London Book Fair International Excellence Awards 2018: 

"Ideas Roadshow is an innovative database offering world-class resources which convey genuine, accessible insights into research done at the highest level across the arts and sciences. Through innovative, separate portals - Academic Portal, High School Portal, and Public Library Portal - access is provided to tailor-made, high-quality resources for different users."

Featured Videos  

Linguist Carol Padden (UC San Diego), describes unique aspects of humor that American Sign Language enables.             

Ben Nelson (Minerva) speaks passionately about the importance of developing the appropriate cognitive tools for students.