Jason Paris

Jason founded Pavement Ends Studios in 2012, after completing the master's program in Educational Theatre at New York University. An award winning educator, playwright, and theatre director, Jason uses innovative educational theatre techniques to enhance the learning process accross the curriculum, helping students to develop profound connections to classroom content. 

 

Jason is a diamond coach in the National Speech and Debate Association, the 2010 Oklahoma Alliance for Arts Education Outstanding Drama Teacher, the 2010 Charlene Burton Coaching Award Recipient, the 2007 OSSAA 3A Speech and Debate Coach of the Year, and the 2005 OSTCA Young Speech Teacher of the Year. He currently sits on the OSSAA Speech & Debate Advisory Committee.

 

In addition to consulting and coaching through Pavement Ends Studios, he is a full time high school fine arts director, theatre director, and forensic coach at Cherokee High School, Cherokee, Oklahoma.