Creating the Space for Conversations With Young People About Compassion for Others
by Abby Power Can we have an open dialogue with our children and students about what is happening in the…
Gender Spectrum
Websites
Gender Spectrum is a website dedicated to helping support and provide “gender sensitive and inclusive environments for all children and…
Why Black Girls Are Targeted for Punishment at School — and How to Change That
Videos/Movies
by Monique W. Morris TED, 2019 12:45min Why are black girls in US schools more likely to be disciplined, expelled,…
Creating Interactive Humane Education Experiences
by Kristina Hulvershorn Like a lot of educators, I live for those moments when I see a learner pulled in…
Humane Summit 2019
Videos/Movies
by Humane Education Coalition 2019 video presentation series The Humane Education Coalition hosted a virtual speaker series to bring “together…
Exploring the Hidden Costs and Influences of Ads
by Marsha Rakestraw Many of us think that we’re not that influenced by ads. We’ve developed our brand loyalty over…
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.…
Podcasts for Teaching About Racial Justice Issues
by Marsha Rakestraw Where did the concept of whiteness come from (and when)? How does our current US culture affect…
Resources for Teaching How Black Lives Matter at School
by Marsha Rakestraw News headlines remind us daily that racial injustice and violence and discrimination against Black people (and other…
Help Students Build Character and Empathy With Positive Values Jars
by Marsha Rakestraw A friend recently told me about one of her family member’s visiting and repeatedly commenting that my…
Windows and Mirrors and Sliding Glass Doors: Ensuring Students See Themselves and Others in Literature
by Cathy Potter In 1990, Dr. Rudine Sims Bishop published an essay about the importance of providing young readers with…
Teaching About Gillette’s Call for Men to Be Their Best … And the Backlash
by Zoe Weil Gillette’s new ad, “We Believe: The Best Men Can Be,” has quickly gone viral, eliciting a storm…