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Thomas Brown, Faculty

Thomas R. Brown has over 20 years experience in private schools as a Math teacher/tutor and an Orton-Gillingham-trained English tutor for dyslexic students. Thomas has been a behavioral consultant for troubled youth in school settings.

He is a Grand Master of Martial Arts, ranked as a seventh dan black belt, and operates his own school in Great Barrington, MA, Martial Arts of the Berkshires, where he teaches life-long skills building confidence and self-esteem in oneself. Thomas also teaches martial arts to youth in Pittsfield Elementary Schools and the Berkshire Hills School District. Thomas has a BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering.

“Mindfulness work can be enhanced by the physical practice of Taekwondo, which can help develop self-confidence, self-esteem, friendship, and spiritual, physical, and psychological health.”