Get Inspired By These Quotes From Civil Rights Activists
Today is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. While this day celebrates the life and achievements of an important American civil…
9 Things to Remember When Having Spontaneous Conversations About Ethical Issues
by Marsha Rakestraw I hate conflict. (Even the potential for conflict.) And I’m shy. And I’m not very good at…
15 Most Popular Humane Education Activities in 2016
Humane education activities and lesson plans are just one of the many resources we provide for teachers, activists, and changemakers…
6 Resources to Help You Choose Which Charities to Support
by Marsha Rakestraw Every year we see floods of requests from nonprofit organizations asking for monetary donations, especially at the…
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…