Don’t Cancel Science! Dissect Digitally Instead

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Are school closings affecting your science classes? Check out these top digital dissection programs for effective off-site teaching!

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What Every Kind Teacher Needs in the Classroom

How kind is your classroom? Check out the essentials that every teacher needs.

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TeachKind’s Guide to Addressing Problems in Some Popular Children’s Books

Let’s be real—the world isn’t yet the vegan utopia that we strive for, and the literature we teach our students often reflects that less-than-ideal state. While there are a number of humane children’s books with messages of compassion, empathy, and inclusion, many classic tales as well as modern texts are rife with questionable language and… Read more »

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Teach Students How to Be a Hero for Insects in the Classroom

Model for students what to do when insects or spiders find their way indoors.

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30 Animal-Friendly Movies Teachers Can Stream Right Now—at Home or in the Classroom

Streaming movies is fun, but it’s even better if they inspire you—and your students—to take action for animals.

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Virtual Field Trips: The Future Is Here

No more permission slips and collecting ticket money—observe and learn about wild animals in their natural habitat without leaving the classroom!

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Littering: Teach Students About Its Dangers to Animals

Teach students about the damaging effects that littering can have on our environment and those who inhabit it.

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Here’s Why That Viral Kindergarten Chick-Hatching Video Is Actually Dark and Sad

Ever wonder where these chicks go after their stint in kindergarten jail?

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Ditch Cruel Butterfly Kits for Humane Life-Cycle Lessons

Teach your students about insects and other animals humanely.

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Make Dissection Digital!

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PETA Kids Gives Outdated Nursery Rhymes Animal-Friendly Updates

These new versions of old nursery rhymes ensure relevance for kids today and encourage compassion toward animals, not prejudice or cruelty.

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9 Ways for Teachers to Advocate for Animals While Staying Home

There are easy and effective ways to advocate for animals from home—with your students and in general. Integrate some of these compassionate practices into your quarantine lifestyle.

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Teach the Importance of Community Service

Teach your students to help others by encouraging them to do community service.

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Teachers: Use These Compassionate Backgrounds for Your Next Zoom Call!

Use these backgrounds to advocate for animals and liven up your next virtual class or meeting.

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Animal-Free Classrooms? PETA’s Hopes for Education in the Age of COVID-19

This fall, PETA hopes students returning to the classroom will find one thing missing: animals. Here’s why we must reshape and rethink education.

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Epidemic: Kids Hurting Animals

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