Resources for Teaching How Black Lives Matter at School
by Marsha Rakestraw News headlines remind us daily that racial injustice and violence and discrimination against Black people (and other…
I Am a Humane Educator: Kristy Draper, Solutionary Lifestyle and Vegan Cooking Coach
by Institute for Humane Education Kristy Draper is a writer, photographer, humane educator, solutionary lifestyle coach, and vegan cooking coach.…
What’s New Wednesday 1-30-19: 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…
Help Students Build Character and Empathy With Positive Values Jars
by Marsha Rakestraw A friend recently told me about one of her family member’s visiting and repeatedly commenting that my…
Windows and Mirrors and Sliding Glass Doors: Ensuring Students See Themselves and Others in Literature
by Cathy Potter In 1990, Dr. Rudine Sims Bishop published an essay about the importance of providing young readers with…
What’s New Wednesday 1-23-19: 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…
Teaching About Gillette’s Call for Men to Be Their Best … And the Backlash
by Zoe Weil Gillette’s new ad, “We Believe: The Best Men Can Be,” has quickly gone viral, eliciting a storm…
New Year’s Resolutions and Reminding Students of Their Worth
by Emily Zionts On our first day back to class after the winter holiday break, I did a little New…
What’s New Wednesday 1-16-19: 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…
Defining Your Purpose as a Teacher
by Zoe Weil At the beginning of the teachers’ workshops I lead, I often facilitate an activity that invites participants…
Beyond Charity to Mutualism
by Gwen Frisbie-Fulton Each December, I drag a tomato cage up to the street and stick it in the small…
What’s New Wednesday 1-9-19: 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…