Auctions, Marketing, & Loyalty Programs in Middle School Math | The Thom Gibson Podcast Ep 1

I wanted to start a podcast, so I did 🙂  Got inspired by a prompt that said ‘record 10 minutes of audio from your class and reflect on it.’ Think of it as being a fly on the wall in my classroom. In this episode we go into the classroom economy auction that we have … More Auctions, Marketing, & Loyalty Programs in Middle School Math | The Thom Gibson Podcast Ep 1

Post 11 – Integers, Rational Numbers, & Sumo Remote Controls

It is Monday of Thanksgiving holiday and as my wife is working Mon-Wed, I’m looking to get all my holiday work done these first few days.  I also realized I missed a week of reflections so thought I’d look over the last couple weeks in my classes. PRE-ALGEBRA We finished up our integer unit.  Overall … More Post 11 – Integers, Rational Numbers, & Sumo Remote Controls

Post 07 – Working Towards Diversity in a Predominately White Private School

Here’s the prompt for the week: The Cultural Competency Initiative was created to facilitate interactions between our student body (mostly white) and other cultures that represent the full scope of Austin (Latino, black, Asian). Are you incorporating our work to move toward a school that truly embraces diversity and fosters empathy in other ways? What … More Post 07 – Working Towards Diversity in a Predominately White Private School