Phil Hall graduated from Loughborough University with a BSc in Industrial Design in 2000, followed by his PGCE in Design and Technology the year after. He has been teaching Design and Technology at The Windsor Boys’ School-a fully comprehensive all boys 13-18 school-ever since and is in his 18th year of teaching. Phil has won awards for his teaching-most recently the DATA (Design & Technology Association) ‘Outstanding Design and Technology Teacher of the Year’ and 'Creativity and Innovation' award as well as the 3D Printing Industry ‘Teacher/Educator of the Year’ award. He has published many articles about 3D printing in a variety of magazines, newspapers and websites, and is currently producing educational teaching materials for a publishing house to support teachers new to 3D printing. Phil is a passionate (and self-taught) advocate of 3D printing in education.