Phone: (504) 301-2600


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Fine Arts, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2009) Master of Education, University of Illinois at Chicago (2011) Master of Fine Arts, University of New Orleans (2014) Career and Technical Trade and Industrial Education (CTTIE) Certification Adobe Certified Associate Visual Design Specialist Adobe Certified Associate Web Design Specialist Adobe Animate Certified Associate Adobe Dreamweaver Certified Associate Adobe Premiere Pro Certified Associate Adobe Photoshop Certified Associate Adobe Illustrator Certified Associate Adobe InDesign Certified Associate

Mr. Jason Childers

Jason Childers is the Digital Media and Media Arts instructor at Chalmette High School.  He has held this appointment since 2017.  Mr. Childers also teaches and has taught Fine Arts courses at Nunez Community College since 2014. 

Originally from Chicago, Mr. Childers is a practicing and exhibiting artist and educator.  He received his BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2009), his M.Ed from the University of Illinois at Chicago (2011), and his MFA from the University of New Orleans (2014).  His artwork has been exhibited all over Chicago, New Orleans, and most recently in the Whitney Biennial at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York.  At Chalmette High School he is excited to cultivate and nurture creativity and imagination through digital media and design, working to foster a future of innovative young adults.