7 Resources for 7.5 Billion: Teaching About Human Population and Overpopulation
by Marsha Rakestraw There have never been more people on the planet at the same time, and never so many…
Nurture Kindness and Acceptance in Students With “Wonder”
by Marsha Rakestraw (with contributions from Lauren Allison) It’s clear that in today’s world we need kindness more than ever.…
What’s New Wednesday 10-4-17: News & Resources for Educators & Solutionaries
Each week find a round-up of selected resources, news stories, and commentary related to humane living, global ethical issues, and…
Resources for Helping Young People Cope With Traumatic Events
by Marsha Rakestraw Note: Last updated 11/15/17 In the past couple months there have been overwhelming natural disasters in Puerto…
Nurturing Love for the Natural World: One Mother’s/Teacher’s Experience
by Joanna MacDonald My son and I have the opportunity to spend more time together in the summer. Because I…
What’s New Wednesday 9-20-17: News & Resources for Educators & Solutionaries
Each week find a round-up of selected resources, news stories, and commentary related to humane living, global ethical issues, and…
Becoming Humane Beings (lesson plans)
by Marsha Rakestraw Right at the start of the school year is a great time to encourage students to think…
#FridayFeature: 3 More Inspiring TED(x) Talks By Young Changemakers
by Marsha Rakestraw Young people aren’t waiting to grow up until they make a difference. They’re taking action now, and…
5 Simple Tips for Creating a Compassionate Classroom
by Samantha Gentrup As teachers get ready for the school year, we have to decide what our classrooms will look…
Frameworks Institute
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The Frameworks Institute conducts, curates, analyzes and shares scholarly research on effective communications to help leaders and changemakers strategically frame…
Engaged Philosphy
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Engaged Philosophy offers educators and students tools and resources for creating a better world through civic engagement. The website includes…
Kids That Do Good
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Kids That Do Good offers a platform to help children and teens, ages 5-18, connect with organizations that encourage children…