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Superintendent's Reading List

Below are some of my favorite books that have taught me lessons on teaching, learning and leadership:


Lincoln on Leadership, by Donald T. Phillips

Boundaries for Leaders, by Dr. Henry Cloud

Integrity, by Dr. Henry Cloud (My favorite book on leadership!)

Everyone Communicates Few Connect, by John C. Maxwell

The 3600 Leade,r by John C. Maxwell

The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership, by John C. Maxwell

Leading with Soul, by Lee G. Bolman and Terrence E. Deal

Good to Great, by Jim Collins

The Six Secrets of Change, by Michael Fullan

Silos, Politics and Turf Wars, by Patrick Lencioni

Death by Meeting, by Patrick Lencioni

Shine, by Edward M. Hallowell, MD



Results Now, by Mike Schmoker

Classroom Instruction that Works, by Robert Marzano, Debra J. Pickering, and Jane E. Pollock

The New Art and Science of Teaching, by Robert Marzano

How the Brain Learns to Read, by David A. Sousa


Latest Read

My latest summer read provides messages that inspire me every day!

Going to the Mountain, by Ndaba Mandela - grandson of Nelson Mandela, who I highly respect and value as a model of leadership