Jay is a NYS Certified School District Leader, NYS Certified Teacher, NYS Educational Technologist, Google Certified Trainer, Teacher, and Administrator. He is also a Microsoft Innovative Educator, GoGuardian Certified Teacher/Administrator as well as Screencastify Master Screencaster.
Jay has presented at Tech and Learning Summit, Suffolk ASSET Conference, and the New York City Department of Education Technology Summit, Google for a GEG Presentation, CELI 2019, as well as the College of Saint Rose, CITE Program Instructor.
Jay is responsible for working with teachers and the administrative team to better integrate technology into their lessons and the overall culture of the school. Since coming to Challenge Preparatory Charter School, Jay has introduced Blended learning in a 1:1 Chromebook program with grades 5-7. Scholars and teachers use Chromebooks on a daily basis to learn at their own pace using materials curated by their teachers. Jay is also responsible for the overall technology infrastructure at the network level.
Jay is a former Educational Technology Coach for Educate, LLC. Educate LLC is a growing educational technology company in the Greater New York Area servicing Public, Charter, and Parochial Schools throughout the state.
Jay is also a former classroom social studies and computer teacher for the NYCDOE.