Curated Reading List

Mindsight (Amazon)
Daniel J. Siegel, M.D.

Brainstorm: The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain (Amazon)
Daniel J. Siegel, M.D.

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success (Amazon)
Carol S. Dweck, Ph.D.

Boys Adrift (Amazon)
Leonard Sax, M.D., Ph.D.

Girls on the Edge

Late Bloomers

Thou Shalt Not Be Aware: Society’s Betrayal of the Child (Amazon)
Alice Miller (heavy reading)

Banished Knowledge (Amazon)
Alice Miller

For Your Own Good: Hidden Cruelty in Child-Rearing and the Roots of Violence (Amazon)
Alice Miller

Doing School: How We Are Creating a Generation of Stressed Out, Materialistic, and Miseducated Students (Amazon)
Denise Clark Pope

Endangered Minds: Why Children Don’t Think and What We Can Do About It (Amazon)
Jane Healy, Ph.D.

Failure to Connect: How Computers Affect Our Children’s Minds — For Better and Worse (Amazon)
Jane Healy, Ph.D.

Your Child’s Growing Mind: Brain Development and Learning from Birth to
 Adolescence (Amazon)
Jane Healy, Ph.D.

Imagery and Text: A Dual Coding Theory of Reading and Writing(Amazon)
Mark Sadoski and Allan Paivio (technical/theory)

Out of Our Minds: Learning to be Creative (Amazon)
Ken Robinson

Finding Your Element: How to Discover Your Talents and Passions and Transform Your Life (Amazon)
Ken Robinson

Proust and the Squid: The Story and Science of the Reading Brain (Amazon)
Maryanne Wolf