As stated by one of our partners, the Humane Education Coalition, humane education is:
Humane education also provides opportunities for individuals to develop a sense of responsibility, stewardship, and self-esteem through its solutions-oriented approach, empowering learners to make choices that align with their values and take action as confident, capable citizens.
The 4 Essential Components to Humane Education are:
- Acquire knowledge
- Think Deeply
- Make Compassionate and Responsible Choices
- Focus on Solutions
Hand2Paw uses these core components in our programming to create a high impact learning environment for humans and animals based on compassion, justice, and kindness. To learn more about humane education, visit the following resources: