Help Students Make Connections With Planetary Problem Puzzle (lesson plan)
One of the key tenets of humane education that IHE strives to help others understand is how interconnected issues are.…
Two Wolves, Two Pictures: Helping Students Learn to “Feed” Their Best Selves
by Marsha Rakestraw There’s an old story usually attributed as a Cherokee legend. I haven’t been able to determine its…
11 Activities for Teaching About Advertising
by Marsha Rakestraw In her TEDx talk, “Educating for Freedom,” IHE President Zoe Weil highlights how our culture inundates us…
Circle of Compassion (lesson plan)
What is compassion? Who and what are in our circles of compassion? This activity, appropriate for grades 4 and up,…
Learning From Our Heroes and Enemies (lesson plan)
We’re often told to look for heroes we can turn to for inspiration. How often do we seek out what…
Teaching About Race and Racism
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Teaching and Learning About Islamophibia
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Self-Care for Changemakers
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Refugee and Immigration Issues
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Poverty, Homelessness & Wealth Inequality
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Palm Oil
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Overfishing and Industrial Fishing
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