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…
9 Online Resources for “Alternate” News
by Marsha Rakestraw As effective humane educators, part of our role is to stay informed on global ethical issues, so…
WebSpotlight: Animals and Media Style Guide
The ways in which we talk about and portray nonhuman animals greatly influences how we think about animals and our…
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…
9 Videos for Exploring Gender Stereotypes and Gender Roles
Messages about what it means to be masculine or feminine, a man or a woman, a boy or a girl…