Books that Have Shaped My Thinking and Teaching

  • Raising Human Beings by Ross W. Greene

  • Limitless Mind: Learn, Lead, and Live Without Barriers by Jo Boaler

  • The Extended Mind: The Power of Thinking Outside the Brain by Annie Murphy Paul

  • Self-Reg: How to Help Your Child (and You) Break the Stress Cycle and Successfully Engage with Life by Dr. Stuart Shanker

  • A Primer of Libertarian Education by Joel Spring

  • The Ignorant Schoolmaster: Five Lessons in Intellectual Emancipation by Jacques Rancière

  • To Teach: The Journey, in Comics by Bill Ayers and Ryan Alexander-Tanner

  • Teaching to Transgress: Education as the Practice of Freedom by bell hooks

  • Pedagogy of Freedom: Ethics, Democracy, and Civic Courage by Paulo Freire

  • The Prize: Who's in Charge of America's Schools? by Dale Russakoff