The Thom Gibson Podcast
About This Show
I'm a two-time Teacher of the Year math and robotics teacher with a lot of varied interests. I love to create videos on YouTube, write a weekly educational blog, and am host of the Thom Gibson Podcast.
I've got a freelance voiceover side hustle, am studying Mandarin, and learning Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
Most Recent Episode
Martial Arts vs. The Classroom
3 days ago
After a rough go as a kid in some of the schools I went to, I vowed to learn martial arts some day. A month after I turned 30, I joined a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu school. I've been going strong now for a little over 5 months and I've begun to see a little bit of overlap between the mats and the classroom.
How did becoming a learner at level 0 again impact me in the classroom?
What insights did my coaches give me into teaching that I hadn't paid as much attention to?
What can educators learn from the world of martial arts?
Music by Jel - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j5JZnamK1gI&list=PLLspICfjySgw7RBKTyw9lhaw46oWvbl_q&index=2
Music by Timber Timbre -http://www.timbertimbre.com/
Episodes of This Show
Dec 8, 2017