Student Solutionaries Inspired by Jane Goodall
Felice Clyne-Davis is an IHE grad student and a long-time teacher and humane educator in New York City. Recently her…
Follow the Moon Home: A Tale of One Idea, Twenty Kids, and a Hundred Sea Turtles
Books
by Philippe Cousteau Chronicle Books, 2016 Grades K-4 Vivienne is new to her community. Her mom says it will soon…
10 Quotes on Gratitude
Usually for Thanksgiving here in the US, the IHE staff share what we’re thankful for. This year we decided to…
Embracing Compassion Toward All: An Interview With Author Mark Hawthorne
Mark Hawthorne is an activist and the author of three books on animal rights and social justice: A Vegan Ethic:…
Post-Election The World Needs You More Than Ever
Here at the Institute for Humane Education, we understand that the election results may be very painful for many. As…
Encouraging Students to Take Positive Action (video)
by Marsha Rakestraw “We talk a lot about how we don’t learn things just for ourselves. We don’t learn things…
5 Minute Changemaker: Write Right Now for a Better World
by Marsha Rakestraw I have a friend who has written to legislators, corporations, and other leaders and officials since she…
5 Minute Changemaker: Remember That Your Actions Make a Difference
by Marsha Rakestraw “One vote doesn’t make a difference.” I read that comment online today. It was part of a…
Why We Need Humane Education: People Are Reluctant to Talk About Climate Change
by Marsha Rakestraw A new study by Yale University and George Mason University reveals that while a majority of Americans…
11 Children’s Books About Nonviolent Protest and Resistance
by Marsha Rakestraw Protests and nonviolent resistance are an integral part of human culture. On any given day, there are…
5 Minute Changemaker: Track Every Penny (for at Least a Month)
by Marsha Rakestraw $300 on meals out. $50 for your caffeine buzz. A new shirt. The book you have to…
I Am a Humane Educator: Molly Volanth Hall
IHE M.Ed. graduate Molly Volanth Hall grew up in an urban neighborhood in the Boston area. Graduating from the University…