Mr. Baird’s 2018/2019 School Year Reading List

Currently Reading

On Deck


Children’s and Young Adult Literature

Professional Literature

The Red Fox Clan by John Flanagan

Culturize: Every Student. Every Day. Whatever It Takes.  by Jimmy Casas

The Unlucky Lottery Winners of Classroom 13

 by Honest Lee and Matthew Gilbert

Stories from Webb: The Ideas, Passions, and Convictions of a Principal and His School Family  by Todd Nesloney

Step Right Up   by Donna Janell Bowman

Humble Inquiry: The Gentle Art of Asking Instead of Telling

by Edgar H. Schein

The Wild Robot  by Peter Brown

Talk to Me: Find the Right Words to Inspire, Encourage, and Get Things Done 

 by Kim Bearden

Slider  by Pete Hautman

Introvert Power: Why  Your Inner Life is Your Hidden Strength

By Laurie Helgoe Ph.D.

Amina’s Voice by Hena Khan

Crash Course: The Life Lessons My Students Taught Me

by Kim Bearden

Garvey’s Choice by Nikki Grimes

The Innovator's Mindset: Empower Learning, Unleash Talent, and Lead a Culture of Creativity     by George Couros

Hello, Universe by Erin Entrada Kelly

Triggers: Creating Behavior That Last -- Becoming the Person You Want to Be

by Marshall Goldsmith

How to Avoid Extinction by Paul Acampora

Emotional Intelligence 2.0     by Travis Bradberry

The Zen Teacher: Creating Focus, Simplicity, and Tranquility in the Classroom 

by Dan Tricarico

How to Win Friends and Influence People in the Digital Age 

by Dale Carnegie & Associates

How to be Heard: Secrets for Powerful Speaking and Listening           

by Julian Treasure

Leaders Eat Last  by Simon Sinek