References for particular cards


Giles, I. (2016, October 14). 7 Studies That Prove People Work Better in Teams. Retrieved from


Hawn, G. (2011). 10 Mindful Minutes. New York, NY: Penguin Group.

Courage to Lead

Carrington, D. (2018, December 4). ‘Our leaders are like children,’ school strike founder tells climate summit. The Guardian. Retrieved from


Tencer, D. (2017, July 14). 85% Of Jobs That Will Exist In 2030 Haven’t Been Invented Yet: Dell. Huffington Post. Retrieved from

Cycle of Life

Nhat Hanh, T. (1996, August). Meditations for the Sick and Dying. Retrieved from


Neale, M. (2018). Gradual Awakening. Boulder, CO: Sounds True.


Langer, E.J. and Rodin, J. (1976). The effects of choice and enhanced personal responsibility for the aged: A field experiment in an institutional setting. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 34(2), 191-198.


Helliwell, J., Layard, R., & Sachs, J. (2019). World Happiness Report 2019. New York: Sustainable Development Solutions Network.

Other recommended resources

Boyce, W. Thomas. (2019, January 29). The Orchid and the Dandelion: Why Some Children Struggle and How All Can Thrive. New York: Knopf Publishing.

Dweck, Carol. (2016). Mindset: The New Psychology of Success. United States of America:Ballantine Books.

Edutopia, George Lucas Educational Foundation. (2015, February 3). A Parent's Resource Guide to Social and Emotional Learning. Retrieved from

Frankl, Viktor E. (2006). Man’s Search for Meaning. Boston: Beacon Press.

Gottman, John. (1998). Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child. New York: Simon and Schuster.

Kennedy-Moore, Eileen. (2019). Kid Confidence: Help Your Child Make Friends, Build Resilience, and Develop Real Self-Esteem. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications, Inc.

Killingsworth, M. (2011, November). Matt Killingsworth: Want to be Happier? Stay in the moment [Video file]. Retrieved from sworth_want_to_be_happier_stay_in_the_moment/discussion?quote=1944

Lesser, Elizabeth. (1999). The Seeker’s Guide: Making Your Life A Spiritual Adventure. New York: Villard Books.

Maul, Fleet. (2019). Radical Responsibility: How to Move Beyond Blame, Fearlessly Live Your Highest Purpose, and Become an Unstoppable Force for Good. Boulder, CO: Sounds True.

Siegel, Dr. Daniel. (2020). Dr. Dan Siegel Inspire to Rewire. Parenting Clips. Retrieved from

Tominey, Shauna. (2019). Creating Compassionate Kids: Essential Conversations to Have with Young Children. New York: W.W. Norton & Co.



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