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We did this at my Democratic school (Sands, in Ashburton, Devon).
It was amazingly great. As with all things, particularly with young people, I think it's not just about the idea on paper, but executing it with the right vibe - staff can relax and be themselves with the kids, stick on some music and play together in the kitchen. Throwing a piece of boiled carrot at each other is fine as long as you know not to piss around with boiling water. It should be a lesson by accident x


Luke commented on "Made by Earth" Vending Machine

• Make the educational journey 5-10 seconds, not 30
• Randomize the food journey so repeat users keep learning
• Make the machines from

I'd like to see how you'll test and prototype this, could be incredibly cool. Just keep those costs down somehow; don't run out of ingenuity now! We've got to hit the poorest areas hardest x