This teacher faced a lot of adversity for speaking up for animals—but he didn’t let that slow him down.
Welcome to TeachKind, PETA’s humane-education division! We’re here to help schools and educators promote kindness and compassion for animals through free lesson plans, classroom presentations, materials, advice, online resources, and more. Teaching kids to have empathy for all beings is a big step toward building a better, more compassionate world. Check out TeachKind’s resources and start teaching animal rights now!
Meet Brenda, a compassionate children’s book author and public school teacher, and get her tips on humane education!
Women have a played a crucial role in each major social justice movement—and they can continue to do so by fighting for the rights of animals.
There’s nothing cuter than compassion, so encourage your vegan students to enter for the chance to be named the cutest vegan kid for 2015!
Take this opportunity to work with your students to spread compassion!
TeachKind’s “Change for Chained Dogs” pack makes fundraising for animals easy!
Use Dr. King’s inspirational quotations about social justice to introduce students to civil rights and animal rights and ways they can take action.
Animal rights and human rights are inextricably linked. For this lesson, use Dr. King’s words to inspire your students to speak up for all beings.
No school should ever use glue traps—and high school student Abby will inspire you to make sure your school isn’t supporting cruelty!
Ready to be inspired? Check out the awesome teachers who were honored in TeachKind’s 2014 Teacher Appreciation Contest!