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Welcome to the Resources Page

As the TCK world expands, more and more resources are available for ATCKs, current TCKs and caregivers of TCKs. Below is a list of resources recommended by our committee. We’ve included links where possible for easy access. If you would like to recommend a resource to us, let us know by filling out the form below.

Recommend a Resource


Unstacking your Grief Tower: A guide to processing Grief as an Adult Third Culture Kid

By Lauren Wells

Third Culture Kids, growing up among worlds

By David C. Pollock, Ruth Van Reken, and Michael C. Pollock

Rice, Noodles, Bread, or Chapati?: The untold stories of Asian MKs

Edited by Polly C. Ho

Misunderstood: The impact of growing up overseas in the 21st Century

By Tanya Crossman

Third Culture Kids: A gift to care for

By Ulrika Ernvik

Growing Up in Transit: the politics of belonging to an international school

By Danau Tanu

Among Worlds


Online Class

a short film by Rahul Gandotra (shortlisted for an Academy Award in 2010) set in and around Woodstock School, north India, that beautifully illustrates the ‘hidden immigrant’ dilemma.

Ruth Van Reken, TEDx Insead, France July 2015

Eli Cho Kim (July 2012) A wonderful exploration of the TCK experience using Korean, Spanish and English. 

Videos & Talks

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