What’s New Wednesday for 10-26-16: News and Resources for Humane Educators and Changemakers
Each week find a round-up of selected resources, news stories, and commentary related to humane living, global ethical issues, and…
Teaching “History”: Emmett Till and Tyre King
by Gwen Frisbie-Fulton It is spring. The classroom doors are flung open, and I am sitting in the second-to-back…
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…
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…
Ending the Violence With Meaningful Solutions
by Zoe Weil I am a humane educator, a person dedicated to creating a more just, peaceful, and sustainable world…
I Am a Humane Educator: Kate Skwire
IHE M.Ed. graduate Kate Skwire has just begun her career in humane education at Woodstock Farm Sanctuary in…
I Am a Humane Educator: Lee Anne Chapman
Lee Anne Chapman is a 2014 IHE graduate certificate grad. She says, “An optimistic activist, vegan for over 20 years,…
Introducing Elementary Teachers to Humane Education
by Elizabeth O. Crawford, Ph.D. with Claire Roehl, M.Ed. Speaking at the 2012 Democratic National Convention, Second Lady Dr. Jill…
Animals and Inmates: Humane Education and Science Behind Bars
by Marc Bekoff For 15 years I’ve been teaching animal behavior and conservation biology at the Boulder (Colorado) County Jail…
I Am a Humane Educator: Caroline Bucholz
Caroline Bucholz, who earned her IHE graduate certificate in 2014, spent her first 14 years in Canada and has…
Zoe Weil’s New Book Calls for An Education Revolution
How can we create a just, healthy, and humane world? What is the path to developing sustainable energy, food, transportation,…