School of Health in Social Science

The Animal Welfare Education for Children Toolkit

A framework & guide to planning, evaluating & adapting interventions

Welcome to our toolkit for animal welfare education/humane education professionals. We hope you find it helpful and wish you every success in developing & enhancing your interventions. Please do get in touch if you have any questions.

Janine and Jo


Introduction to the toolkit

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A brief introduction to the toolkit and the reasons behind its development

How to use & cite the toolkit

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An overview of the toolkit, including how to use and cite, and a downloadable version

The evaluation process

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Information on the different elements of the evaluation process, useful templates, and a worked example

Evaluation measures library

Examples of validated measures to evaluate impact (four key areas relating to child/animal interactions)