Making a Difference: Zoe Weil in the World
Zoe Weil is the co-founder and president of the Institute for Humane Education (IHE), which offers online graduate degrees in comprehensive Humane Education linking human rights, environmental preservation and animal protection. IHE also offers solutionary-focused programs and workshops for teachers, students, parents, and change agents, as well as an award-winning free resource center. Zoe has given six TEDx talks including her acclaimed TEDx, “The World Becomes What You Teach.” She is the author of seven books including The World Becomes What We Teach: Educating a Generation of Solutionaries (2016); Nautilus silver medal winner Most Good, Least Harm (2009), Moonbeam gold medal winner Claude and Medea (2007), and Above All, Be Kind (2003). Zoe is the recipient of the Unity College Women in Environmental Leadership award and was a subject of the Americans Who Tell the Truth portrait series. She holds master’s degrees from Harvard Divinity School and the University of Pennsylvania and was awarded an honorary doctorate from Valparaiso University. Find her and IHE on Facebook and follow them on Twitter at ZoeWeil and HumaneEducation.