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…
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…
Holy Cow: A Modern-Day Dairy Tale
Books
by David Duchovny Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2015 206 pgs Grades 10 and up Elsie Bovary is a cow, happily…
I Am a Humane Educator: Neil Hornish
IHE M.Ed. grad, Neil Hornish, is co-founder of the Compassionate Living Project, a nonprofit humane education organization. He is also…
Teacher Suspended for Showing Students Footage of Animal Abuse: What Should Have Happened Instead
This blog post was originally published on Common Dreams. Reposted here under Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License. by Zoe…
Ethical Choices Program
Websites
“The Ethical Choices Program aims to empower high-school and college students to make thoughtful, responsible lifestyle decisions in order to…
Chicken Run
Videos/Movies
In “Chicken Run” (84 min) (ages 7 and up), set in 1950s England, when the owners of a farm have…
How to Be a Solutionary: Zoe Weil’s New TEDx Talk
“What issues do you care about? What aptitudes and skills can you bring to bear on those issues? And what…
A Moment in Your Shoes
Activities/Lesson Plans
How will students feel spending a moment in the shoes of a battery hen or a child slave? Use this…
From Farm to Fridge
Videos/Movies
This Mercy for Animals undercover footage (12 min) reveals both ubiquitous and extreme farming practices. (graphic footage)
The Witness
Videos/Movies
In The Witness (43 min) Eddie Lama explains how he feared and avoided animals for most of his life, until…
Peaceable Kingdom
Videos/Movies
Peaceable Kingdom (78 min) is a powerful look at animal agriculture, and the transformation and healing that come with changing…