This past April, HEART program managers, Kristina Hulvershorn and Mickey Kudia, presented at the Association of Professional Humane Educators’ National Humane Education Conference in Seattle, Washington. The presentation titled, Enhancing Social and Emotional Learning through Humane Education, taught attendees from across the country practical steps for incorporating social and emotional

For the first time ever, HEART recently allowed students to take over their social media for an entire day­­­­­. The students wrote a blog, Facebook posts, and Twitter tweets regarding an issue that concerned them. This social media campaign was a culminating project for their Human Rights course, an elective


On September 21st at New York University, 450 teachers, educational administrators, changemakers, policymakers, humane educators and concerned citizens came together for a day devoted to humane education.   HEART, Jane Goodall’s Roots and Shoots and the Institute for Humane Education banded together to organize our first conference and, we’re thrilled