The Essential Elements of Humane Education
by Zoe Weil One of the signs of a good educator is dedication to lifelong research and truth; critical and…
Ending the Violence With Meaningful Solutions
by Zoe Weil I am a humane educator, a person dedicated to creating a more just, peaceful, and sustainable world…
Widening Our Circle of Compassion: An Interview With Animal Rights Photojournalist Jo-Anne McArthur
Jo-Anne McArthur’s love of animals began when she was a child. She says, “The neighbour had a backyard dog who…
Maintaining Hope Amidst Atrocity: The Humane Educator’s Paradox
by Zoe Weil It’s painful to learn about the terrible injustices and cruelties in the world. Sometimes, the more we…
Transforming Our Food System: An Interview With Bruce Friedrich of The Good Food Institute
by Zoe Weil One of the core principles of humane education is focusing on transforming our systems so that they’re…
How Do We Change?
by Zoe Weil Artist and changemaker Chris Jordan asks several questions in his fascinating TED talk. Through his powerful photographs…
Civil Discourse Leads to Positive Change: Insults Do Not
This blog post was originally published on Common Dreams. Reposted here under Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License. by Zoe…
What Solutionary Learning Can Look Like: 4 Stories
by Zoe Weil Transforming our educational system won’t be easy, but I believe that it is the most important and…
Educating a Generation of Solutionaries
by  Zoe Weil The consequences of continuing to pursue our current educational path include more disengaged children, more demoralized…
We Must Develop Truly Solutionary Solutions
by Zoe Weil If you conduct a web search for “kid heroes” you’ll discover wonderful children doing great things. It…
Becoming a Solutionary Thinker Means Becoming a Systems Thinker
by Zoe Weil Because life in our world – both ecological and societal – is dependent upon interconnected systems, to…
Teacher Suspended for Showing Students Footage of Animal Abuse: What Should Have Happened Instead
This blog post was originally published on Common Dreams. Reposted here under Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License. by Zoe…