To Create Positive Change, Be a Campfire not a Forest Fire
Zoe is a blogger for Psychology Today (PT), and each week we’ll be sharing her PT blog posts here. Enjoy!…
Educator, Changemaker, Environmentalist, Lawyer: An Interview with Hans Hageman
Introduction: Hans Hageman has worn many hats, among them school founder, educator, coach, lawyer, activist, and environmentalist. He’s a role…
Thank you, Marsha Rakestraw
Fourteen years ago, Marsha Rakestraw enrolled in our Humane Education Certificate Program. She was an outstanding student, full of ideas…
I Am a Humane Educator: Kathleen Tate, Training the Next Generation of Educators
by Institute for Humane Education Kathleen J. Tate, Ph.D., is a professor and program director of teaching programs at American…
Help Students Learn About Making Those Who Are Invisible Visible
A student walking down the hallway spills his drink and keeps walking, never thinking about the janitor who will have…
Creating the Space for Conversations With Young People About Compassion for Others
by Abby Power Can we have an open dialogue with our children and students about what is happening in the…
What’s New Wednesday 4-10-19: 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…
Seeing Things As They Really Are
by Tim Myshrall In his book Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, Yuval Noah Harari asserts the importance and necessity…
What’s New Wednesday 4-3-19: 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…
Resources for Helping Students Fact-Check News and Other Sources
by Marsha Rakestraw Is that news story about the health impacts of chocolate true? Are those claims about immigrants made…
What’s New Wednesday 3-27-19: 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…
Creating Interactive Humane Education Experiences
by Kristina Hulvershorn Like a lot of educators, I live for those moments when I see a learner pulled in…