Books Written About Education by Teenagers

What do the following three books have in common?  They all address some aspect of education or learning.  They were also written by teenagers.

One Size Does Not Fit All: A Student’s Assessment of School  by Nikhil Goyal  – This 17-year old has amazing insight into the challenges and limitations of the current education system in the United States. Of course his access to certain minds doesn’t hurt.  Wait until you see the list of people that he interviewed as part of his research for this book.

Truancy by Isamu Fukui – a dystopian novel about education, written by a 15-year old.

Do Hard Things: A Teenage Rebellion Against Low Expectations by Alex & Brett Harris – This book is a call for teens to step up their game, but the words work on a 40-year old man as well.  One of the most inspiring parts of the book is discovering how much these two authors practice what they preach.