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Animals & Us

Animals & Us provides resources on animal issues for teachers and students in New Zealand secondary schools.

Our resources are:

  • Focused on the relationship between human and non-human animals.
  • Designed for use within the NCEA framework for years 11, 12 and 13.
  • Created by educators and peer-reviewed by teachers and academics.
  • Designed to advance knowledge and encourage critical thinking.
  • Designed to develop values of empathy and compassion.
About Animals & Us

"Education for a new generation of New Zealanders about animal rights."

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Animals & Us provides resources on animal issues for teachers and students in New Zealand secondary schools.

Human-Animal Studies

Animals & Us combines two major trends that have become increasingly widespread and accepted in secondary and tertiary teaching throughout the world.

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SAFE Animals & Us evaluation summary

SAFE expresses its sincere thanks to everyone who took part in the evaluation through an interview or the survey, your input has been greatly valued and will be used in planning for the future development of SAFE’s educational programme.

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Battery Hen Farming in New Zealand

Battery Hen Farming in New Zealand

A Critical Evaluation

Animal Rights, Human Values, Social Action

Animal Rights, Human Values, Social Action

A Humane Education Resource

Animals on Show

Animals on Show

A Critical Analysis of the Animal Entertainment Industry

Animals in Science

Animals in Science

Ethical Arguments and Alternatives to Animal Experiments

Animals in Factory Farms

Animals in Factory Farms

Thinking Critically about our Treatment of Animals

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