Tag Archives: Human rights

Human Rights Musuem Opens New Exhibit

NEWS RELEASE: November 21st, 2054 Opening ahead of schedule is the controversial new exhibit which is part of the ‘Breaking The Silence’ Exhibit found in the Canadian Human Rights Museum. The new exhibit exposes the Canadian Governments involvement in increasing … Continue reading

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Lest We Forget: Human Rights

‘Lest We Forget’ is the time to remember and give thanks to all those that have sacrificed and continue to sacrifice so much for Canada as well as the other side of the ‘Lest We Forget’, as a reminder to all of us about how fragile our world, … Continue reading

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Remembering ‘My Canada’

Even countries as multi-cultural as Canada have an identity. ‘My Canada’ is founded on certain cultural beliefs and values that serve as the cornerstone of who we are as people. In a world where social media, international news, broadcasts, movies and television … Continue reading

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Putting Children First

Children are any society’s most important resource and it is time we started to commit to the policies, practices and supports that recognize this. Being an educator for almost 30 years has allowed me to witness the societal changes that … Continue reading

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Humanity Lost: Twenty Years Later

A few years ago I was asked in a job interview: If you could talk to anyone living or dead, who would it be and why? A great question, but certainly not an easy one. Would it be one of … Continue reading

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Bringing Thinking to the Classroom

“Where did we ever get the crazy idea that in order to make children do better, first we have to make them feel worse? Think of the last time you felt humiliated or treated unfairly. Did you feel like cooperating … Continue reading

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