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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!

6 Ways Your Class Can Help Homeless Animals

Learning how more than 6 million animals end up in shelters across the country every year can lead students to make lifesaving decisions.

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What Every Teacher Should Know About ‘No-Kill’ Policies

Get the facts on what “no-kill” really means for animals.

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Progress: Most U.S. Students Can Opt Out of Dissection!

“American Biology Teacher”—an award-winning, peer-reviewed science-education journal—publishes PETA’s dissection data.

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12 Cruelty-Free Teacher Hacks You’ll Love

These money-saving tips and tricks using everyday products will make every compassionate teacher’s life easier.

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Teach Compassion With TeachKind’s ‘Share the World’

Share the World is perfect for teaching elementary school students the Golden Rule and the importance of compassion and empathy. Order a kit for free!

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Where Do Eggs Come From? (Kindergarten–5th Grade)

Chickens are fascinating and smart individuals—but they’re also one of the most abused animals on Earth. Introduce elementary school students to the cruelty that’s inherent in the egg industry.

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Where Do Eggs Come From? (Grades 6–12) Mercy for Animals

Where Do Eggs Come From? (Grades 6–12)

Where do eggs in grocery stores REALLY come from? Get students thinking critically about egg production and the lives of chickens!

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FREE Back-to-School Phone Backgrounds

Checking your phone just got WAY more inspiring.

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16 Times Schools and Students Spoke Up for Orcas

Will your school be the next to take a stand against keeping orcas in captivity?

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Free 2016 Desktop Calendars for Teachers

Get your monthly dose of cute animals, happy rescue stories, and humane-education tips!

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