Ambleside Library

Welcome to Ambleside Schools International Online Library.
Here you will find resources in books, articles, videos, CD's and DVD's in many different genres and for all age groups.

Please note that although ASI may not be in full agreement, we do believe that each author has some valuable knowledge to contribute to the subject in the following resources:.
If you do not see a resource here and would like us to review it please contact us we will consider all your suggestions. See the ASI Reading List here

Title Author Description
Sean Fitzpatrick
The art of education is under a cloud in this country, largely because it is treated as a s
Nick Bilton
When Steve Jobs was running Apple, he was known to call journalists to either pat them on the back for a recent article or, more often than not, explain how they got it wrong.
Adam Grant
What does it take to be a good parent? We know some of the tricks for teaching kids to become high achievers.
Francis Su
From weakness to wholeness, the struggle and the hope.
Sarah Boesveld
AUCKLAND, New Zealand — It was a meeting Principal Bruce McLachlan awaited with dread.
Noah Millman
Meanwhile, sticking with Kevin Drum but returning to a more felicitous subject for this blog, a few weeks ago he asked: why can’t we teach Shakespear
Kitty burns Florey
Diagramming sentences: what, after all, is it good for?
Lawrence Weschler
The Kindergarten of the Avant Garde: From Froebel to Legos and Beyond (via Brosterman)
Dr. Jeffrey Schwartz
Jeffrey M.
Arthur C. Brooks
ABD AL-RAHMAN III was an emir and caliph of Córdoba in 10th-century Spain. He was an absolute ruler who lived in complete luxury. Here’s how he assessed his life:
Kate Murphy
ONE of the biggest complaints in modern society is being overscheduled, overcommitted and overextended.
William Deresiewicz
I taught many wonderful young people during my years in the Ivy League—bright, thoughtful, creative kids whom it was a pleasure to talk with and learn from.