Kevin Downes came to Taliesin in November 1997, to teach a year 3/4 class and take on
the rôle of IT and Science co-ordinator. In the process, he inherited IT
responsibility for the Global Connections project, and became involved in it!
Kevin had recently completed his PGCE studies, and this is his first teaching
Before becoming a teacher (and after a degree in Computer Studies), he travelled
a lot and also gained a wide experience of work, including helping to run a
retail business. He still writes articles for walking magazines.