B.A., Middlebury College; M.F.A. in Theater Arts, Columbia University; M.Ed., Bank Street College of Education; Ed.M. Education Leadership, Teachers College, Columbia University. During his first career in non-profit arts management in New York and London, Jason became progressively more involved with educational programming until he decided to make the leap into the classroom as teacher. He has been teaching humanities in NYC public schools for eight years in general education and inclusion/ICT classrooms (New Horizons Middle School in Brooklyn and presently at the Salk School of Science in Manhattan). Jason has served in various leadership capacities, including Grade Team Leader, New Teacher Mentor, Model Classroom Teacher, Literacy Staff Developer, Curriculum Developer, and Academic Intervention/Extended Day Coordinator. He is a member of the Principal’s Cabinet and School Leadership Team.