Do preschoolers need mandatory screen time?

May 27, 2011

Do preschoolers need mandatory screen time? This is an interesting article. Have a read and then perhaps have a look at my thoughts… they don’t really specify what ‘screen time’ is. I like CCFC, but this seems manipulative. I agree. with limiting children’s exposure to commercial media (tv, computers, games, videos, toys, fashion, print images). […]

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EDGE Lab’s Adaptive Design Studio Ribbon Cutting

May 6, 2011

EDGE Lab’s Adaptive Design Studio Ribbon Cutting, a set on Flickr. The EDGE Lab’s ADS openening by Leutenant Governor General David Onley at Ryerson May 2, 2011.

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mr pant is serious

March 11, 2011

mr pant is serious, originally uploaded by jasonnolan.

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Sockmonkey is DryerCat

March 11, 2011

Sockmonkey is DryerCat, originally uploaded by jasonnolan.

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Adaptive design studio at the Edge Lab

February 21, 2011

Adaptive design studio at the Edge Lab, originally uploaded by jasonnolan.

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Adaptive design studio at the Edge Lab

February 21, 2011

Adaptive design studio at the Edge Lab, originally uploaded by jasonnolan.

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What are your goals?

January 1, 2011

Catsy asked What are your goals? I usually don’t do this, but somehow I’m feeling like I can. I do yoga every day. I do just enough to get me going in the morning, but never enough to improve. I want to move beyond maintenance. Get a regular writing process going. I hate that writing […]

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Skype w Melanie working on a paper.

December 19, 2010

Skype w Melanie working on a paper., originally uploaded by jasonnolan. It is as natural and accurate a depiction you’ll ever see of me in the inner orange.

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iTots crave Apple’s new toy

December 4, 2010

iTots crave Apple’s new toy says that the iPad will change children’s culture. Our research is suggesting that it will change learning as well.

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Early Learning Centre uses cardboard to overcome physical and social barriers of child with special needs

December 3, 2010

Early Learning Centre uses cardboard to overcome physical and social barriers of child with special needs by Antoinette Mercurio, talks about adaptive design work done by Edge Lab members. Three-and-a-half-year-old Zoe Ross has improved her mobility by leaps and bounds after using adaptive design, customized equipment for children with disabilities, in Ryerson’s Early Learning Centre.

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