Help Students Make Connections With Planetary Problem Puzzle (lesson plan)
One of the key tenets of humane education that IHE strives to help others understand is how interconnected issues are.…
#FridayFeature: 3 More Inspiring TED(x) Talks By Young Changemakers
by Marsha Rakestraw Young people aren’t waiting to grow up until they make a difference. They’re taking action now, and…
#FridayFeature: 4 Inspiring TED(x) Talks By Young Changemakers
by Marsha Rakestraw “The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible, and achieve…
Do Something! A Handbook for Young Activists
Books
by Nancy Lublin Workman Publishing, 2010. 280 pgs Grades 4-9 Do Something! A Handbook For Young Activists is a workbook…
Palm Oil
Global Issues Guides
Find suggested books, websites, articles, videos, lesson plans, activities and other resources on issues related to palm oil to help…
Oceans and Ocean Preservation
Global Issues Guides
Find suggested books, websites, articles, videos, lesson plans, activities and other resources on oceans and ocean preservation issues to help…
Connecting Kids (and Adults) With Nature
Global Issues Guides
Find books, articles, videos, studies, lesson plans and other resources to help teachers and parents (re)connect children and adults with…
Stories of Solutionaries & Changemakers
Global Issues Guides
Stories of adult and youth changemakers and solutionaries who are working for a better world to inspire and empower yourself…
Behind the Smokescreen: Using Critical Thinking to Explore Tobacco and Tobacco Ads
 by Marsha Rakestraw My first memory of smoking is when I was hanging out with my much older brother and…
Humane Educator’s Toolbox: Guantanamo Boy
by Lauren Allison and Marsha Rakestraw In Guantanamo Boy by Anna Perera (2011, grades 7-12), Khalid Ahmed is a 15-year-old…
Guantanamo Boy
Books
by Anna Perera Albert Whitman and Co, 2011. 352 pgs Grades 7-12 In Guantanamo Boy, Khalid Ahmed is a 15-year-old…
YC Teen
Websites
Youth Communication (YC) Teen “publishes true stories by teens” in New York City. Topics include social justice, health, identity, and…