13 Must-Read IHE Blog Posts for Solutionary Educators
by Marsha Rakestraw We know that as educators your time is precious, and that you strive to balance the tension…
9 Strategies for Cultivating Empathy and Compassion in Your Classroom
by Marsha Rakestraw To create a just, compassionate, sustainable world for all – and to help our students become solutionaries…
19 Lists of Children’s Picture Books for Your Humane Education Classroom
by Marsha Rakestraw Children’s books are a terrific tool for sharing positive values, teaching students (in age-appropriate ways) about global…
5 Minute Changemaker: Stop Using Balloons
by Marsha Rakestraw We humans love balloons. We use them for decorations and gifts. We twist them into shapes. We…
8 Tips to Make it Easier to Speak Up
by Marsha Rakestraw The world is hurting. And our human actions – whether intentional choice, uninformed action, or as a…
Words Can Hurt: Activities About the Power of Words
by Marsha Rakestraw Whoever created that whole “Sticks and stones … but words will never hurt me.” idiom didn’t know…
6 Resources for Getting Stuff You Need Free or Cheap and Without Hurting Others
by Marsha Rakestraw We humans are starting to catch on to the truth that a bunch of stuff not only…
8 Resources for Greening Your Schoolyard
by Marsha Rakestraw You only have to watch kids in a garden or park to know that we humans have…
5 Minute Changemaker: Recycle Your Old Medications
by Marsha Rakestraw Most of us have taken medications at some point. And while we can’t control the concentration of…
Find Inspiration and Support with Stories of Solutionaries and Changemakers
by Marsha Rakestraw When the news and media are saturated with stories of violence, cruelty, greed, destruction, and suffering —…
Teacher Planner Offers Resources, Ideas for Exploring Social Justice Issues
by Marsha Rakestraw Many teachers are eager for resources that can help them integrate humane education (which includes social justice)…
What’s New Wednesday 5-16-18: News & Resources for Educators & Solutionaries
Each week find a round-up of selected news and resources related to global ethical issues and positive solutions that you…