Kids That Do Good
Websites
Kids That Do Good offers a platform to help children and teens, ages 5-18, connect with organizations that encourage children…
Follow the Moon Home: A Tale of One Idea, Twenty Kids, and a Hundred Sea Turtles
Books
by Philippe Cousteau Chronicle Books, 2016 Grades K-4 Vivienne is new to her community. Her mom says it will soon…
I Am a Humane Educator: Kristina Hulvershorn
IHE M.Ed. graduate Kristina Hulvershorn started her career as a teacher. Now she works in Indianapolis, Indiana, as the Youth…
Real Kids, Real Stories, Real Change: Courageous Actions Around the World
Books
by Garth Sundem Free Spirit Publishing, 2010. 176 pgs Grades 4-9 It’s easy for kids to look around and see…
Violet Mackerel’s Pocket Protest
Books
by Anna Branford Atheneum, 2013. 119 pgs Grades 1-4 Violet and Rose love spending time together underneath their favorite oak…
We Must Develop Truly Solutionary Solutions
by Zoe Weil If you conduct a web search for “kid heroes” you’ll discover wonderful children doing great things. It…
I Am a Humane Educator: Karen Patterson
IHE M.Ed. graduate Karen Patterson works as the director of humane education for the Humane Society of Huron Valley in…
A Solutionary Spin on Character Education
by Megan Pincus Kajitani When my kids’ Montessori teacher asked me last fall to teach a character education curriculum to…
Positive, Practical Action
Last September saw hundreds of thousands of people around the world take action to address climate change via the People’s…
Humane Educator’s Toolbox: “Chained”
by Marsha Rakestraw and Lauren Allison In the book Chained by Lynne Kelly (2012), in order to help his sick…
Featured Resource: “The Milk of Birds”
by Lauren Allison and Marsha Rakestraw In The Milk of Birds by Sylvia Whitman (363 pgs), K.C. is a young…
Resources for Raising Compassionate Children
Raising thriving, kind children who take delight in making choices that help people, animals, and the earth is a joy.…