One of the best books Bill Gates read in 2019!

Every December, Bill Gates chooses his top five books of the year, and Prepared made his best-of-2019 list!

“Preparing our kids for college, a career, and life is a long journey. And as any parent or teacher will tell you, it’s not always easy. Diane has written a wonderful guidebook to help all of us make the most of the adventure.”

Bill Gates

Prepared the book

Prepared the book

“A treasure trove of deeply practical wisdom that accords with everything I know about how children thrive. Diane Tavenner is in a class by herself. But now, fortunately, we can all sit in her classroom by reading this book.”

Angela Duckworth, Author of Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance

In Prepared, author Diane Tavenner shares her journey as an educator, mother, and leader of one of America’s most innovative public-school networks. She gives parents a roadmap to prepare their children to succeed in college, thrive in today’s workplace, and lead secure and fulfilled lives.