Open letter to my prospective political representatives

I've grown to feel completely disenfranchised as a Canadian citizen, at all levels of government. I've tried voting with my head. I've tried voting with my heart. Every election, I feel as though my vote is wasted. So, now I'm trying something different. With the civic election next month, and with what will hopefully be a federal election in the next few months, I've decided to base my vote on a single issue....

September 14, 2010 · 1 min

Nonscholae.org - responsible net policy

James Farmer just pushed the Nonscholae.org website, which was born from the "learning to swim" discussion in the edublogosphere a few weeks back. From the site: nonscholae.org is a site devoted to the responsible use of blogs, instant messaging and other social software in schools. Non scholae sed vitae discimus We learn, not for school, but for life - Seneca, Epistulae We believe that these tools and resources should not be blocked or banned from schools....

January 15, 2006 · 1 min