Sharing Knowledge: An Act of Love
by Lynne Westmoreland As humane educators and solutionaries, sharing our knowledge with other people can sometimes be difficult or awkward.…
Song Sung New: Speaking Our Own Stories Through Music
by Chick Barnes As a young mother 30 years ago, I sang the foundational songs that came before me: rhythms,…
I Am a Humane Educator: Kristy Draper, Solutionary Lifestyle and Vegan Cooking Coach
by Institute for Humane Education Kristy Draper is a writer, photographer, humane educator, solutionary lifestyle coach, and vegan cooking coach.…
Defining Your Purpose as a Teacher
by Zoe Weil At the beginning of the teachers’ workshops I lead, I often facilitate an activity that invites participants…
#31DaysofMOGO Challenge: Take Positive Action for a Better World in 2019
by Institute for Humane Education Challenge yourself with #31DaysofMOGO. To provide you a daily dose of inspiration and motivation throughout…
Be the Campfire, Not the Forest Fire
by Zoe Weil There’s a metaphor I like to use when talking to fellow activists and changemakers. I ask them…
Educating Solutionaries Matters More Than Ever
by Zoe Weil As the year draws to an end, I wanted to share just three ways in which IHE…
7 Resources for Helping Students Choose a Global Challenge to Address
by Marsha Rakestraw Research and observation show that students want real-world learning that is meaningful to their lives and interests.…
Ron Finley: A Guerrilla Gardener in South Central LA
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by Ron Finley TED, 2013 10:39 min Ron Finley lives and plants food in South Central Los Angeles. He calls…
Let the World Not End by Either Fire or Ice
by Cate Waidyatilleka Fire and Ice (Robert Frost) Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice.…
14 Resources for Highlighting Heroes
by Marsha Rakestraw October is Anti-Bullying Month, and many schools around the country are putting special focus on bullying behaviors.…
How to Maintain Hope and What to Do When Hope Eludes Us
by Zoe Weil I am generally able to maintain a fairly hopeful disposition, no matter what the news. But sometimes,…