Connected Roots

Connected Roots

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The Humane Education Coalition’s podcast, Connect…
14: Days End Farm Horse Rescue
Mar 26 • 17 min
On episode 14, we welcome Nicky Wetzelberger, Community Outreach Director at Days End Farm Horse Rescue (DEFHR). For 30 years, DEFHR has been making a difference for horses throughout Maryland in the United States. Their mission is not only to rescue and…
13: Marc Bekoff, PhD - Author, Scholar, & Educator
Feb 22 • 28 min
It was an absolute pleasure to speak with Dr. Marc Bekoff, professor emeritus of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Colorado, Boulder and author of many essential books on animal behavior and our relationships with animals. Marc is not…
12: EPIC Outreach
Nov 30, 2018 • 13 min
It was a privilege to talk with Jessie Miller, the founder of EPIC Outreach and author of two humane-themed children’s picture books. EPIC Outreach is a nonprofit organization with a mission to create a kinder world for people, animals, and the planet by…
11: TeachKind
Nov 9, 2018 • 16 min
On episode 11, we welcome Lisbet Chiriboga, Program Strategist for TeachKind. As the humane education division of PETA, TeachKind helps schools and educators promote kindness and compassion for animals through free lesson plans, classroom presentations,…
10: PAWS
Oct 26, 2018 • 16 min
It was wonderful to talk with AJ Chlebnik, Education Programs Manager at PAWS near Seattle, Washington. PAWS is a champion for animals - rehabilitating injured and orphaned wildlife, sheltering and adopting homeless cats and dogs, and educating people to…
9: Factory Farming Awareness Coalition
Oct 12, 2018 • 14 min
On episode 9, we welcome Katie Cantrell, Founder and Executive Director of the Factory Farming Awareness Coalition (FFAC). The mission of FFAC is empowering people to help save animals, the environment, and our own health through our daily food choices.…
8: HEART
Sep 24, 2018 • 21 min
Kim Korona joins us on Connected Roots to share her experiences at HEART - Humane Education Advocates Reaching Teachers. HEART’s mission is to develop a generation of compassionate youth who create positive change for animals, people, and the natural…
7: EOTO World
Sep 14, 2018 • 12 min
On episode seven, we welcome Elischia Fludd, Founder and Executive Director of EOTO World. EOTO World is a volunteer-driven e-organization that provides activist resources, peace-building education, and skill building sessions for global youth ages 18-35…
6: Diane Rose-Solomon - Author, Pets People Planet Connection
Aug 27, 2018 • 13 min
It was a pleasure to speak with Diane Rose-Solomon, founder of Pets People Planet Connection and author of several humane education books. Using her books as a tool, Diane helps educators and parents teach children about compassion, responsibility, and…
5: RedRover
Aug 13, 2018 • 16 min
On episode five, we welcome Nicole Forsyth, President and CEO of RedRover. The mission of RedRover is to bring animals out of crisis and strengthen the bond between people and animals through emergency sheltering, disaster relief services, financial…
4: YES!
Jul 30, 2018 • 14 min
It was a privilege to talk with Shilpa Jain, Executive Director of YES! ‚ÄčThis social-profit organization connects, inspires and collaborates with changemakers to join forces for thriving, just, and regenerative ways of life for all. YES! helps young…
3: Kristina Hulvershorn - Author, Peace Learning Center, HEART
Jul 16, 2018 • 14 min
On episode three, we welcome Kristina Hulvershorn, teacher, humane educator, and author of the recently released children’s book, “Secret of the Troublemakers.” ‚ÄčKristina is the Indianapolis Program Manager at HEART (Humane Education Advocates Reaching…
2: The Gryphon Press
Jul 2, 2018 • 14 min
We’re delighted that Emilie and Dana Buchwald of The Gryphon Press could join us on Connected Roots! The mission of The Gryphon Press is to publish beautifully illustrated children’s picture books about the vital issues that animals - domestic, wild, and…
1: Academy of Prosocial Learning
Jun 18, 2018 • 12 min
On our very first episode, we welcome Dr. Stephanie Itle-Clark, President and Chief Academic Officer of the Academy of Prosocial Learning (APL). APL is a hub for education professionals looking to bring student-centered learning, social and emotional…