Looking for a good read to get you through those long, dark days of winter? Increase your brain knowledge by snuggling up with one of these highly recommended books:


•  Unequal Childhoods by Annette Lareau
•  Enriching the Brain by Eric Jensen

T E E N   B R A I N (Giving a Fish a Bath)

•  Why Do They Act That Way by David Walsh
•  Teaching with the Brain in Mind by Eric Jensen
•  Secrets of the Teenage Brain by Sheryl Feinsein

G E N D E R   D I F F E R E N C E S (Jack's Brain, Jill's Brain)

•  Boys and Girls Learn Differently by Michael Gurian
•  Pink Brain, Blue Brain by Elise Eliot
•  The Trouble with Boys by Peg Tyre

B U L L Y I N G  (Battling the Bully)

•  Schools Where Everyone Belongs by Stan Davis
•  The Bully, The Bullied, and The Bystander by Barbara Coloroso

M E N T A L   H E A L T H   F O R   T E A C H E R S  A N D  P A R E N T S  (Stocking the Toolbox)

•  Different Brains, Different Learners by Eric Jensen
•  The Childhood Roots of Adult Happiness by Edward Hallowell
Thinking Parent, Thinking Child by Myrna B Shure

A T T E N T I O N   D E F I C I T   H Y P E R A C T I V I T Y   D I S O R D E R  ( Rethinking ADHD)

•  Change your Brain, Change your Life by Daniel Amen
•  A New View of ADHD by Eric Jensen
•  Delivered from Distraction by Edward Hallowell & John Ratey

E X E C U T I V E   F U N C T I O N   S K I L L S  (The New IQ)

•  Late, Lost, and Unprepared by Joyce Cooper-Kahn & Laurie Dietzel
•  Smart but Scattered by Peg Dawson & Richard Guare

G R E A T   B R A I N S   F R O M   B I R T H  T O  A G E   5   (Right from the Start)

What's Going on In There? by Lise Eliot
Bright from the Start by Jill Stamm

Welcome to Your Child's Brain by Sandra Aamodt & Sam Wang