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New Hope for solving wicked problems

Systems Thinking Made Simple

Our best-selling, award-winning book on Systems Thinking. Winner of the AECT outstanding book award. Systems thinking can help us solve everyday and wicked problems, increase our personal effectiveness as human beings, and transform our organizations. This book is for anyone interested in learning the foundational ideas of systems thinking. Systems Thinking Made Simple doesn't mean that we're going to oversimplify it like a for Dummies book. It means that we will show how systems thinking emerges when we focus on a simple set of rules. After years of searching for unifying principles, many experts and practitioners in the field of systems thinking have embraced DSRP as universal to all systems thinking methods. Originally a complex mathematical formulation, DSRP has since been made more accessible through powerful modeling and visualization tools. Paperback (also available in Kindle).


Flock Not Clock
Design, Align, and Lead to Achieve Your Vision

Flock Not Clock 

Flock Not Clock is for CEOs and leaders who want to design and manage their organizations to be laser-focused yet highly adaptive. This book explores four functions that are core to any form of organization (from natural organisms to human organizations) and offers practical steps for implementation. Paperback (also available in Kindle).


Four Simple Skills to Transform Your Classroom

Thinking at Every Desk

Cutting-edge skills for twenty-first-century learners and educators. Designed to transform teaching practice, this book provides the tools to understand thinking patterns and how learning actually happens. It empowers teachers to structure learning in the most meaningful way, helping students explore new paths to knowledge.


changing education from the ground up

Re:Thinking. Film

Introduce teachers in your school or district to systems thinking. Award-winning documentary film maker, Deborah Hoard and her crew, followed the Cabrera's work for nearly a decade in US schools and produced this moving film on the amazing shift that can occur for students, teachers and administrators when we rethink the focus of education to be on student thinking rather than merely memorizing or teaching to a test.

Una Nueva Esperanza para Resolver Problemas Complejos

Pensamiento Sistema Hecho Simple

El pensamiento sistema nos puede ayudar a resolver problemas complejos y cotidianos, incrementar nuestra efectividad personal como seres humanos y transformar nuestras organizaciones. Este libro es para todo aquel interesado en aprender las ideas fundacionales del pensamiento sistema. Kindle only.