Empathy + Thinking = Wise Action
Most people consider empathy—the ability to share and understand the feelings of others —a good thing. Teachers often reach out to…
The Solutionary Students of Oceanside: An Interview with Mitch Bickman and Laura Trongard
Mitch Bickman is the Director of Social Studies in the Oceanside School District and is the recipient of the 2016…
Thank You, Teachers
Zoe is a blogger for Psychology Today (PT), and twice a month we share her blog posts here. Enjoy! Dear…
Taking Humane Education Back to School
Joanna Doerfer is a certified elementary special education teacher who has worked in the New York State public school system…
How to Stop Presenting Opinions and Beliefs as Facts
Zoe is a blogger for Psychology Today (PT), and each week we’ll be sharing her PT blog posts here. Enjoy!…
Exploring the Future of Humane Education
In addition to being the founder of the Humane Education Committee and a leader in the comprehensive humane education movement,…
Why Integrity Matters if you Want to Create Positive Change
Zoe is a blogger for Psychology Today (PT), and each week we’ll be sharing her PT blog posts here. Enjoy!…
Teaching the Language of Humane Education
An Interview with Stacy Hoult-Saros, Spanish Professor and Chair of IHE’s Board of Directors. Stacy Hoult-Saros, Ph.D., is a Professor…
How to Make Real Change Happen
Zoe is a blogger for Psychology Today (PT), and each week we’ll be sharing her PT blog posts here. Enjoy!…
Interview with Akash Patel, Global Teacher Prize Finalist
We are delighted to share this interview with Akash Patel, finalist for the Global Teacher Prize. Originally from India, Akash…
3 Ways to Engender Hope Among Youth who Fear for the Future
Zoe is a blogger for Psychology Today (PT), and each week we’ll be sharing her PT blog posts here. Enjoy!…
How Evolution Can Help Us Solve Problems: A Conversation with Michael Charles Tobias and Jane Gray Morrison
For my post today, I interviewed Michael Charles Tobias and Jane Gray Morrison about their book, The Hypothetical Species, and their…