Navigating Your Kids

Experiences and perspective on the School Years

Sources

Here are a few books, videos and websites that I have found helpful in understanding today’s public education system:

Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
K-12 Implosion by Glenn Reynolds
The Higher Education Bubble by Glenn Reynolds
Paying for the Party by Elizabeth Armstrong
Shift Age and Shift Ed by David Houle
Spark by John Ratey
Special Interest: Teachers Unions and America’s Public Schools  by Terry Moe
A Whole New Mind by Daniel Pink
21st Century Skills by Bernie Trilling and Charles Fadel
Waiting for Superman by David Guggenheim.

The Quiet Revolution: An Active Faith That Transforms Lives and Communities by Jay Hein

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TXoubX4wncw#t=129
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uLRHZEhGWY8–Obama’s education takeover
 www.encounterbooks.com
http://www.cato.org/blog/new-naep-scores-extend-dismal-trend-us-education-productivity

http://www.ted.com/promos/TEDTalksEducation

http://youllbegladyoudid.org/share-the-wealth/

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