Research

Brain Research

Arden, J.B.  (2010).  Rewire your brain.  Hoboken, NJ:  John Wiley and Sons, Inc.

Begley, S.  (2007).  Train your mind, change your brain:  How new science reveals our extraordinary potential to transform ourselves. London:  Constable. 

Bloom, F.E., Beal, M.F., & Kupfer, D.K. (Eds.).  (2006).  The Dana guide to brain health.  New York:  Dana Press.

Brown, J. & Fenske, M. (2010).  The winner's brain.  Cambridge, MA: Harvard University.

Kotulak, R.  (1997).  Inside the brain:  Revolutionary discoveries of how the mind works.  Kansas City:  Andres McNeel.

Medina, J. (2008).  Brain rules.  Seattle, WA:  Pear Press.

Norden, J.  (2007).  Understanding the brain.  (DVD).  Chantilly, VA:  The Teaching Company.

Ratey, J.  (2002).  A user’s guide to the brain.  New York:  Random House.

Sousa, D.A.  (2006).   How the brain learns.   Thousand Oaks, CA:  Corwin Press.

Sousa, D.A.  (2003).   The leadership brain. Thousand Oaks, CA:  Corwin Press.

Strauch, B.  (2010).  The secret life of the grown-up brain.  New York:  Viking.

Change Management

Begley, S.  (2007).  Train your mind, change your brain:  How new science reveals our extraordinary potential to transform ourselves.  London:  Constable. 

Cohen, D.S.  (2005).  The heart of change field guide.  Boston:  Harvard Business Review Press.

Collins, J.  (2001).  Good to great.   New York:  Collins.

Kotter, J.P.  (2002).  The heart of change.  Boston:  Harvard Business Review Press.

Nelson, B. & Economy, P.  (2005).  The management bible.  Hoboken, NJ:  John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Nelson, K. & Aaron, S. (2005).  The change management pocket guide.  US: Change Guides, LLC.

Orem, S., Binkert, J. & Clancy, A (2007).  Appreciative Coaching: A positive process for change.  San Francisco:  Jossey-Bass.

Reale, R.C.  (2005).  Making change stick.  U.S.:  Positive Impact Associates, Inc.

Leadership

Collins, J.  (2001).  Good to great.   New York:  Collins.

Kotter, J.P.  (1999).  John P. Kotter on what leaders really do.  Boston:  Harvard Business Review Press.

Sousa, D.A.  (2003).   The leadership brain. Thousand Oaks, CA:  Corwin Press.

Millenials/Generation Y and Emerging Adults

Arnett, J.J. (2004).  Emerging adulthood.  New York:  Oxford University Press.

Espinoza, C., Ukleja, M., & Rusch, D.  (2010).  Managing the millenials.  Hoboken, NJ:  John Wiley & Sons.

Fox, J.  (2008).  Your child’s strengths.  New York: Viking.

Hofer, B.K. & Moore, A.S.  (2010).  The iConnected parent.  New York:  Free Press.

Lancaster, L.C. & Stillman, D. (2010).  The M-Factor.  New York: Harper Collins.

Lavoie, R.  (2007).  The motivation breakthrough:  6 secrets to turning on the tuned-out child. New York:  Simon & Schuster.

Nelson, B. & Economy, P.  (2005).  The management bible.  Hoboken, NJ:  John Wiley & Sons,

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Rathvon, N.  (1996).  The unmotivated child.  New York:  Simon & Schuster.

Strauch, B.  (2003).  The primal teen.  New York:  Doubleday.

Mindset

Arden, J.B.  (2010).  Rewire your brain.  Hoboken, NJ:  John Wiley and Sons, Inc.

Begley, S.  (2007).  Train your mind, change your brain:  How new science reveals our extraordinary potential to transform ourselves.  London:  Constable. 

Coyle, D.  (209).  The talent code.  New York: Bantam Dell.

Deci, E.L.  (1995).  Why we do what we do:  Understanding self-motivation. New York:  Penguin Books.

Dweck, C.S.  (2006).  Mindset. New York:  Ballantine Books.

Gladwell, M. (2005).  Blink.  New York:  Back Bay Books.

Motivation

Arden, J.B.  (2010).  Rewire your brain.  Hoboken, NJ:  John Wiley and Sons, Inc.

Deci, E.L.  (1995).  Why we do what we do:  Understanding self-motivation. New York:  Penguin Books.

Lavoie, R.  (2007).  The motivation breakthrough:  6 secrets to turning on the tuned-out child.  New York:  Simon & Schuster.

Pink, D.H.  (2009). Drive. New York: Riverhead Books.

Sullo, B.  (2007).  Activating the desire to learn.  Alexandria, VA:  ASCD.

Professional Development

Everson, S.T.  (2009, January).  Assessing the value of professional development systems.Presented at the National Staff Development Council Annual Conference, St. Louis, MO.

Pink, D.H.  (2009). Drive. New York: Riverhead Books.

Schmoker, M.  (2006). Results now. Alexandria, VA:  Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.

Wei, R.C., Darling-Hammond, L., Andree A., Richardson, N. &  Orphanos, S. (2009).  Professional learning in the learning profession:  A status report on teacher development in the United States and abroad.  Dallas, TX:  National Staff Development Council.

Strengths

Buckingman, M. (2007).  Go put your strengths to work.  New York: Free Press.

Buckingman, M. (2009).  Find your strongest life.  Nashville, TN:  Thomas Nelson.

Buckingman, M. & Clifton, D.O.  (2001).  Now, discover your strengths.  New York: Free Press.

Fox, J.  (2008).  Your child’s strengths.  New York: Viking.

Rath, T. & Conchie, B. (2008). Strengths based leadership.  New York: Gallup Press.