A Reading List for Engaged Educators

I participated in my first Twitter #Sunchat on Sunday November 10, 2013.  I feel so fortunate to have had the opportunity to participate in this one-hour chat. I have gained a list of 20 titles I would have otherwise not been exposed to without the generous sharing of so many educators via Twitter.

Here is the list of titles for professional development:

  1. Literacy with an Attitude, by Patrick J. Finn
  2. Book Love, by Penny Kittle
  3. The Trouble with Black Boys and other Reflections on Race, Equity, and the Future of Public Education, by Pedro Noguera
  4. Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, by Carol Dweckreading in the wild
  5. Change by Design, by Tim Brown
  6. Strengthsfinder, by Tom Rath
  7. Embedded Formative Assessment, by Dylan Wiliam
  8. Reading in the Wild, by Donalyn Miller
  9. The Tipping Point, by Malcolm Gladwell
  10. Good to Great, by Jim Collins
  11. Quiet, by Susan Cain
  12. Teach Like a Pirate, by Steve Burgess

For Entertainment Purposes (Potential SHS Faculty/Staff Book Club Books):

  1. The Help, by Katheryn Stockett
  2. Wild, by Cheryl Strayed
  3. The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake, by Aimee BenderMs. Peregrines School for Peculiar Children1
  4. Come Back to Me, by Melissa Foster
  5. Still Alice, by Lisa Genova
  6. The Reason I Jump, by Naoki Higashida
  7. Ms. Peregrines School for Peculiar Children, by Ransom Riggs
  8. I am Malala, by Malala Yousafzai

Happy Reading !!

#Sunchat happens every Sunday morning @ 8am CST.


About jpsteltz

Proud husband and father of four; Literacy Specialist; Reading Teacher; Literacy Coach; HS ELA Teacher; Published Author
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