This video, entitled “Animating the Golden Rule”, features students in three Toronto high schools embodying golden rule values by way of skits, artwork, interviews, music, dance & rap. The film eloquently demonstrates how character education can be engendered in young people using play, creativity and the arts. This 23-minute movie is very useful for teachers and youth leaders because of its themes of youth, global citizenship, multiculturalism, ethics, diversity and the arts.
In this 12-minute video, Golden Rule activist, Paul McKenna, outlines the basic tenets of the Golden Rule and its application in our modern world. The film also comments on the visual and symbolic features of the Scarboro Missions Golden Rule poster which has achieved international renown as an educational and interfaith resource. Ideal for classrooms, youth groups and adult audiences.
In this video, Canadian children aged 6 to 8 offer very articulate responses to the question, “What would the world be like if everyone practised the Golden Rule?” Teachers and educators will find this to be a valuable resource for use in the classroom and for workshops on inclusion and anti-bullying. Produced by the Children’s Charter for Compassion.
In this video, Canadian children aged 6 to 8 offer very articulate responses to the question, “What is the Golden Rule?” Teachers and educators will find this to be a valuable resource for use in the classroom and for workshops on inclusion and anti-bullying. Produced by the Children’s Charter for Compassion.
This lecture by Dr. Harry Gensler S.J. chronicles the history of the Golden Rule up to the year 1900. This is one of a set of 12 lectures by Gensler and is entitled The Golden Rule: A Moral Ideal for the World. The lectures examine the Golden Rule in four essential areas: history, applied ethics, personal practice and religion (including interfaith). While some of the content is geared to Christian audiences, this exploration of the Golden Rule can benefit people of all faiths. The lectures are available in three formats: Video DVD set, Audio CD set or Audio MP3. For more information including information about purchasing the entire set of 12 (including electronic study guide), click here.
This short video for children from age 3 to 7 explains the Golden Rule in simple and straightforward terms. It allows children to grasp the meaning of the Golden Rule in terms of their own life-experiences. The video also provides concrete examples of how children can live the Golden Rule. An added feature is that the written text in the video is highlighted, which helps children who are learning to read. To view, click here.