6 Online Games to Help Students Think Critically About Accurate and False News
by Marsha Rakestraw In the last week I’ve come across headlines telling me that a woman and her children being…
16 Days Campaign
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The 16 Days campaign (16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence) is designed to raise awareness about gender-based violence as…
Ron Finley: A Guerrilla Gardener in South Central LA
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by Ron Finley TED, 2013 10:39 min Ron Finley lives and plants food in South Central Los Angeles. He calls…
Violence Against Women: It’s a Men’s Issue
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by Jackson Katz TEDx, 2012. 17:37 min How does the focus of our society go so quickly from “John beat…
14 Resources for Highlighting Heroes
by Marsha Rakestraw October is Anti-Bullying Month, and many schools around the country are putting special focus on bullying behaviors.…
19 Lists of Children’s Picture Books for Your Humane Education Classroom
by Marsha Rakestraw Children’s books are a terrific tool for sharing positive values, teaching students (in age-appropriate ways) about global…
8 Tips to Make it Easier to Speak Up
by Marsha Rakestraw The world is hurting. And our human actions – whether intentional choice, uninformed action, or as a…
Generation Citizen
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Generation Citizen wants to ensure that every student becomes an effective citizen activist through “high quality action civics education.” GC…
Find Inspiration and Support with Stories of Solutionaries and Changemakers
by Marsha Rakestraw When the news and media are saturated with stories of violence, cruelty, greed, destruction, and suffering —…
I Taught Kindergarteners About Plastic Pollution, and They Are Eager to Be Part of the Solution
by Elizabeth O. Crawford, Ph.D. During Earth Week 2018, I was a guest presenter to kindergarteners attending Island Montessori School…
Teacher Planner Offers Resources, Ideas for Exploring Social Justice Issues
by Marsha Rakestraw Many teachers are eager for resources that can help them integrate humane education (which includes social justice)…
What’s New Wednesday 4-4-18: 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…