Meet Becky Cummings, Homeschooler and Children’s Book Author

Get to know children’s book author Becky Cummings, and draw inspiration from her experiences.

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Meet the Winners of TeachKind’s 2021 Teacher Appreciation Contest

Get ready to be inspired by our Teacher of the Year and runners-up.

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Enter TeachKind’s 2021 Teacher Appreciation Contest

You could be our 2021 Teacher of the Year! Enter now for your chance to win.

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Teacher Inspiration: Meet the Teacher Appreciation Contest’s Stellar Standouts

Meet three inspiring educators whose actions over the past school year highlight ways educators can make a difference for students and animals.

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Teacher Spotlight: Meet Our Montessori Friends Martha Readyoff and Nora Hulton

Get to know two of Connecticut’s Montessori humane educators and draw inspiration from their experiences.

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Meet the TeachKind Staff

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Teacher Spotlight: Meet Dennis Yong

Get to know one of California’s humane educators, Dennis Yong, and draw inspiration from his experiences.

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Meet the Winners of TeachKind’s 2020 Teacher Appreciation Contest

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Teacher Spotlight: Meet Dr. Juliana Texley

Get to know former NSTA president and veteran STEM educator Dr. Juliana Texley and learn about her mission to end the use of animals for classroom dissection.

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Teacher Spotlight: Meet Kathy Cullen

Get to know one of California’s humane educators, Kathy Cullen, and draw inspiration from her experiences.

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Teacher Spotlight: Meet Mike Farley

Get to know one of Ontario’s humane educators, Mike Farley, and draw inspiration from his experiences.

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Make Dissection Digital!

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Teacher Spotlight: Megan Snyder

Get to know former middle and high school teacher and TeachKind staffer Megan, and draw inspiration from her experiences in humane education.

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Teacher Spotlight: Meet Lisbet Chiriboga, TeachKind’s Program Manager

Get to know former elementary school teacher and TeachKind staffer Lisbet, and draw inspiration from her 20+ years of experience in humane education.

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Meet the Winners of TeachKind’s 2019 Teacher Appreciation Contest

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Teacher Spotlight: Meet Christine Lawrence

Teacher Spotlight highlights the work of individual humane educators, giving them a chance to share their stories and tips and inspire other compassionate teachers like you to take action for animals through education. Meet Christine Lawrence, a third-grade teacher and animal rights activist in North Las Vegas, Nevada. Since 2009, she’s been providing elementary school… Read more »

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Epidemic: Kids Hurting Animals

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