Jorge Rodriguez is currently a physical education teacher in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Jorge has been teaching physical education for 12 in the United States and recently made the jump to teach internationally. He is a passionate educator that believes in the importance of continuous learning and development. This has lead Jorge to pursue a variety of form of professional development including podcasts, social media and attending conferences. Jorge is the host of the Global PhysEd Voxcast, a educational podcast dedicated to share ideas from educators around the world. Jorge has also attended and presented in education conferences around the world and enjoys contributing to the exchange of ideas.
On a personal note, Jorge is married to an educator and has two children. They are currently living in Saudi Arabia and enjoying the adventure of international teaching and living. Jorge is originally from McAllen, Texas and attended the University of Houston where he also was on the track team as a high jumper. Jorge graduated from UH in 2002 with a degree in Kinesiology and later earned his master degree from American College of Education in Educational Leadership in 2012.