APHE is a membership organization which provides networking opportunities and resources to those involved with or interested in humane education. National conferences, discounts on materials, a member-only listserv, and the Humane Education Quarterly
newsletter are just a few of the helpful resources that we offer. We hope that you’ll spend some time visiting our site to learn more about becoming a member and how it can benefit your career. If you’d like to learn more, feel free to contact us at email@example.com
. Thanks for all that you do to support Empathy through Education.
Dezarae Jones-Hartwig, APHE President
What is a Humane Educator?
A Humane Educator is anyone who teaches and promotes humane attitudes toward people, animals and the environment. This includes, but is not limited to, anyone who teaches animal welfare, animal rights, animal behavior, environmental concerns, character education, cultural studies and any combination of the above.
Empowering those who promote empathy through education
APHE promotes humane education, advances standards of excellence in humane education practices, and provides professional development, resources, and networking for those who foster empathy toward people, animals and the environment.
APHE will uphold the highest standards of practice in humane education.