HELPING TEACHERS INSPIRE COMPASSION FOR ANIMALS, PEOPLE & THE ENVIRONMENT

Info For Teachers

Classroom Animals

Deciding to keep an animal in the classroom should not be taken lightly. Animals can be a valuable addition if the animal’s welfare is paramount.

Careers with Animals

Veterinary medicine is not the only option for students wanting to pursue a career working with animals. There are plenty of other options available.

Humane Education Across Alberta

A list of Humane Societies and SPCAs throughout Alberta that offer Humane Education programs. Click to see if there is one near you!

Animal

Abuse

Young people who witness or commit act of cruelty to animals may disclose these at school to classmates or teachers. Here are some tips to keep in mind, should that happen.

Kindness Calendar

Events that encourage kindness and compassion to animals, people and the environment for you to mark with students.

Animal Field Trips

Animal field trips (including in-school presentations) can be beneficial, but are students learning what they are intended to learn?

Human-Animal Bond

The human-animal bond is a mutually beneficial relationship between people and animals leading to positive outcomes for both.

Animals in

Science

The use of animals in science has a long history. How are animals used now? What ethical considerations should you be aware of?

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