We offer a video series to help educators learn about humane education.
Our videos cover a wide range of topics and are designed for formal and informal educators. You'll hear from many of our partners as they share their tips and tools of our trade in these useful mini-webinars.
Stephanie Itle-Clark, EdD, is a Coalition board member and Chief Academic Officer of the Academy of Prosocial Learning. In this video, Stephanie defines and explains humane pedagogy, the signature pedagogy of our field that guides the practices we use as we develop our programs.
Lisbet Chiriboga, MS Ed, is Program Strategist at TeachKind. In this video, she reviews character education laws and describes the key elements of a humane lesson plan for animal protection. Additionally, Lisbet provides a practical application of humane lessons in a school environment.
Mickey Kudia, MEd, is a Coalition advisor and Chicago Program Manager at HEART. He joins his colleague, Courtney Jones at Booklist, to discuss the characteristics of humane books. Together they provide several examples of books with humane themes for all ages.
Kim Korona, MEd, is a Coalition board member and Senior Program Director at HEART. In this video, Kim defines humane communication and provides five communication techniques to put into practice with students.
Karen Patterson, MEd, is a Coalition board member and Vice President of Volunteers and Humane Education at the Humane Society of Huron Valley. She joins her colleague, Jessie Hitt, MA, to share their tips for creating comprehensive humane education lessons and activities, modeling what you teach in the classroom, and examples of what these concepts look like in practice.