Category: Book Review

Book Review: Shop Class as Soulcraft

Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry Into the Value of Work is one of the most thought-provoking books I’ve ever read. Author, thinker, and motorcycle mechanic Matthew B. Crawford tackles the sweeping subject of work in America and how it has changed dramatically over the past century, covering such broad topics as technology, vocational education,… Read more »

Our Look at Insanely Simple: A Book Review

Why is Apple one of the most valuable companies on earth… and what can the education world learn from its unique culture? Insanely Simple is an insider’s look at Steve Jobs’ legendary business and marketing philosophy, summarized in one quote: “Simple can be harder than complex. You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to… Read more »