For Your Must-Read List: “Drawdown” Is Full of Hope, Meaningful Solutions for Addressing Climate Change
by Zoe Weil The Institute for Humane Education’s graduate programs with Valparaiso University include five core courses: 1. Introduction to…
Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming
Books
by Paul Hawken, ed. Penguin Books, 2017. 256 pgs Grades 8 and up Too often, when we seek to learn…
What’s New Wednesday 3-15-17: 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…
How to Talk to Kids About Climate Change
by Marsha Rakestraw It’s often a struggle to know how to talk to our children about challenging global issues. Yet…
5 Minute Changemaker: Just Say No To Junk Mail
by Marsha Rakestraw While junk mail is on a downturn in the US, marketers still produce close to five billion…
What’s New Wednesday 11-30-16: 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…
Why We Need Humane Education: People Are Reluctant to Talk About Climate Change
by Marsha Rakestraw A new study by Yale University and George Mason University reveals that while a majority of Americans…
Haciendo Conexiones, Creando Soluciones
Spanish Activities/Lesson Plans
Esta actividad ayuda a los estudiantes a pensar en cómo estamos todos conectados y de que manera nuestras acciones impactan…
5 Things (Social) Science Tells Us to Do When Talking About Climate Change
by Marsha Rakestraw Call it climate change, global warming, climate catastrophe, or the impending apocalypse, we’ve seen that it’s rampaging…
Climate Feedback
Websites
Climate Feedback is a website dedicated to providing journalists and citizens with feedback about the scientific credibility of online climate…
Why We Need Humane Education: Climate Science Education in the U.S. Is an Epic Fail
by Marsha Rakestraw Climate change is already wreaking some pretty serious havoc worldwide. And climate scientists and other experts predict…
Why You Should Use These Images to Inspire Climate Change Action
by Marsha Rakestraw While images of polar bears clinging to bits of ice or of widespread deforestation might motivate those…