What’s the Price of Our Obsession With Beauty Products? (lesson plan)
Our obsession with looks and beauty — especially among women — is at an all-time high. We search endlessly for…
Eyes Wide Open: Going Behind the Environmental Headlines
Books
“Eyes Wide Open” (208 pgs, grades 7-12) is a quick succession of information highlights on topics ranging from dependency on…
Media Literacy Clearinghouse
Websites
Created and maintained by educator Frank W. Baker, the Media Literacy Clearinghouse offers lesson plans, resources, and more to help…
10 Most Popular Blog Posts from 2014
Happy New Year! 2015 promises to be a year full of hope, positive change, and even more people embracing humane…
Our 12 Most Popular Humane Education Activities for 2014
Humane education activities and lesson plans are just one of the perks we provide in our online Resource Center. We…
Humane Educator’s Toolbox: The Critical Media Project
It’s no secret that young people in the U.S. spend an inordinate amount of time engaging with various kinds of…
Resources for Reexamining Columbus Day
Today is Columbus Day in the U.S., and this year, as in generations before, elementary schools all across the country…
The Critical Media Project
Websites
The Critical Media Project is a resource to help educators help their students think critically and meaningfully about media and…
¡Sí, Se Puede! Humane Education Activities in Spanish
As the passion to create a better world for all spreads across the planet, more people are using comprehensive humane…
Marketers Using Sneakier Strategies to Reach Kids
As the commotion of digital information escalates, marketers have resorted to extraordinary strategies to capture our attention, especially that of…
Shaping Youth
Websites
The Shaping Youth blog focuses on the influence of media and marketing on kids. With categories like “Body Image,” “Damaging…
Pigtail Pals & Ballcap Buddies Blog
Websites
Created by parent, author, businesswoman and advocate Melissa Atkins Wardy, this blog offers insights, tips and more for parents, citizens…