Going Barefoot Presentation

This evening, I am doing a presentation at school all about going barefoot. This post provides links to resources I will use in the talk, and a few more that might be of interest. If you are thinking about going barefoot, I thoroughly recommend taking it slowly and reading/watching the media in this post, but also pursuing your own search for other advice by barefooters much more experienced than [Read more...]

Am I a Rugby Referee?

"the referee's a teacher! the referee's a teacher! the referee's a teacher!" Watching the Six Nations rugby tournament play out this afternoon, I was again impressed by the referees of this aggressive and skilful game. There are characteristics about the variety of voices a ref uses, and parallels can be made between the behaviours of individuals and groups that are encountered on the pitch, [Read more...]

Connecting the next billion people to the Internet

Guest post by Rebecca, a Year 10 pupil at Oundle School On February 26th, Oundle School’s Computer Society was privileged to hear a fascinating and motivational talk by Ben Francis from Mozilla Corporation. Mr Francis has had many interesting jobs and projects (including an internship at Google) culminating in his current work at Mozilla as a Front End Engineer. What he told us has had a [Read more...]