Helping Families Navigate Plant-Based Eating: an Interview with Robin Coarts
Robin Coarts, founder of Plant-Based with Robin, earned her M. Ed. in Humane Education with IHE in 2019 and has…
Gender Spectrum
Websites
Gender Spectrum is a website dedicated to helping support and provide “gender sensitive and inclusive environments for all children and…
One Small Step for a Better World: Plan a Gadget-Free Day for Your Family
by Marsha Rakestraw Technology and media have become such a ubiquitous part of our lives that some people actually exhibit…
12 Children’s Picture Books About Families With Gay Parents
by Marsha Rakestraw In November 2017 California announced that it is adopting “LGBT-inclusive” history textbooks for grades K-8. It is…
Resources for Helping Young People Cope With Traumatic Events
by Marsha Rakestraw Note: Last updated 12/4/17 In the past couple months there have been overwhelming natural disasters in Puerto…
Helping Students Make Beautiful Music With Their Lives
by Mary Pat Champeau “Children learn to smile from their parents.” ~ Shinichi Suzuki I learned so much about parenting…
UnSelfie: Why Empathetic Kids Succeed in Our All-About-Me World
Books
by Michele Borba Touchstone, 2016 288 pgs UnSelfie by Dr. Borba is a well-rounded how-to book for parents and educators,…
Tips for Selecting Anti-Bias Children’s Books
by Marsha Rakestraw Stories are a powerful tool. They teach us about the world and ourselves; they influence our values;…
Resources for Raising Compassionate Children
by Marsha Rakestraw Raising thriving, kind children who take delight in making choices that help people, animals, and the earth…
5 Strategies to Help Raise Caring Kids
by Marsha Rakestraw We want our children to be kind and to grow up as caring adults. According to a…
9 Resources for Finding Multicultural Books for Children
by Marsha Rakestraw As we mentioned in a previous blog post, according to the latest figures from the National Center…
Making Caring Common
Websites
Making Caring Common (MCC) is a project via the Harvard Graduate School of Education that “helps educators, parents, and communities…