publications & downloads

Publication:  100 Tips & Insights for Opening Great New Schools, by Getting Smart (with Kelley Tanner)

article_greatnewschools_2016 (click to view/download .pdf)


The Engaging School: A Handbook

Learning in and for the 21st Century by John Seely Brown

Vulcan’s 25 Impact Opportunities in US K-12 Education

A New Culture of Learning: Cultivating the Imagination for a World of Constant Change, by Douglas Thomas and John Seely Brown

Making Classrooms Better: 50 Practical Applications of Mind, Brain, and Education Science, by Tracey Tokuhama-Espinosa (W. W. Norton & Co.)

Deeper Learning (Hewlett Foundation or funded research by Hewlett Foundation) Overall:

Publication:  Getting Smart & Digital Promise’s Preparing Leaders for Deeper Learning -

Publication:  Preparing Teachers for Deeper Learning -

Global Silicon Valley’s (GSV) 2020 Vision – A History of the Future (Downloadable book - warning: large file)

Wired to Create: Unraveling the Mysteries of the Creative Mind, by Scott Barry Kaufman and Carolyn Gregoire (Penguin)

Educating the More Able Student: What Works and Why, by Martin Stephen and Ian Warwick (Sage Publications)

Building a Community of Self-Motivated Learners: Strategies to Help Students Thrive in School and Beyond, by Larry Ferlazzo (Taylor & Francis)