City College of New York, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages – MS
Binghamton University, New York, English Literature with an Emphasis in Creative Writing – BA
Jason earned his Bachelor’s degree in his native New York State before relocating to Prague in 1999, where he taught English as a foreign language in public and private schools, including Charles University. He has also taught in New York City, where he completed his Master’s degree studies, and held the role of International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme Coordinator in Annapolis, Maryland. He has been working in the world of the IB since 2006, as a teacher, CAS coordinator, programme coordinator, examiner, team leader, and programme leader. Jason enjoys incorporating his interests from outside the classroom into his teaching. He joined the Nový PORG team in 2014 and is proud to be a part of its continued success.
In his spare time Jason enjoys playing guitar and singing in a band, cooking (especially Asian and Mediterranean cuisine), exercising, reading, and traveling.