“Teacher Tom” Hobson has been teaching at Woodland Park for the past 15 years. He is known for his progressive, play-based curriculum and namesake blog “ Teacher Tom’s Blog ” where he has posted daily since 2009, chronicling the life and times of the Woodland Park Cooperative School. Over the past several years, he has been invited to speak all over the world, sharing his stories, insights, and ideas with educators from Greece to China, Australia to the UK.