Jason Cook (he/him/his) is a professionally certified teacher and activist who has taught in the Yukon, New Zealand, and China. Jason has been an active member of the Executive Committee of the Yukon Teachers’ Association. He holds a bachelor's degree with a double specialization in International Education and Indigenous Education, graduating as class valedictorian.
As Gender and Sexuality Alliance Leader at Porter Creek Secondary School, Jason started the Rainbow Room Program, and helped 2Spirit and Queer youth successfully petition the Yukon Government to ban conversion therapy in the territory. His educational background also includes practical experience with French Immersion and alternative education at the elementary, intermediate, and secondary level.