Dr Ricci currently teaches in the faculty of education at Nipissing University. He founded and edits the online Journal of Unschooling and Alternative Learning (JUAL) along with hosting his Unschooling Channel on You Tube. Everything of value that he has learned, he has learned outside of formal schooling. He tries to incorporate the spirit of unschooling, democratic and learner centered principles in all his classes. He is a respected author in the Unschooling World and some must reads include: The Willed Curriculum, Unschooling, and Self-Direction: What Do Love, Trust, Respect, Care, and Compassion Have to Do with Learning, and The Legacy of John Holt and Natural Born Learners.