6 Resources for Activities About Animal Protection
by Marsha Rakestraw There are a lot of wonderful sources for social justice activities and lesson plans. Same for those…
What’s New Wednesday 1-11-17: News & Resources for Educators & Changemakers
Each week find a round-up of selected resources, news stories, and commentary related to humane living, global ethical issues, and…
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…
What’s New Wednesday: News & Resources for Humane Educators & Changemakers
Each week find a round-up of selected resources, news stories, and commentary related to humane living, global ethical issues, and…
What’s New Wednesday 12-7-16: News & Resources for Humane Educators & Changemakers
Each week find a round-up of selected resources, news stories, and commentary related to humane living, global ethical issues, and…
Merchants of Doubt
Videos/Movies
by Robert Kenner 2014 96 min Inspired by the book of the same name, Merchants of Doubt follows the trail…
Why We Need Humane Education: Kids (and Adults) Can’t Tell Real From Fake News
by Marsha Rakestraw I get a lot of my initial news from social media. But as a humane educator, I’ve…
10 Tips for Civil Classroom Discussion
by Marsha Rakestraw A peek at the news, a look at social media posts and comments, or an overheard conversation…
Help Students Learn About Protecting the Rainforest With Pedro the Parrot (lesson plan)
October 10-16 is World Rainforest Week. If you’re looking for a way to engage younger children (grades 1-5) in exploring…
When a Butterfly Sneezes: A Guide for Helping Kids Explore Interconnections in Our World Through Favorite Stories
Books
by Linda Booth Sweeney Pegasus Communications, 2001. 128 pages Systems thinking can be a challenging concept to grasp. Sweeney’s book…
Resources for Teaching About the 2016 Elections
by Marsha Rakestraw With elections in the US only weeks away, many schools are struggling with how (or even if)…
The Essential Elements of Humane Education
by Zoe Weil One of the signs of a good educator is dedication to lifelong research and truth; critical and…