Mr. Jason Strait



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Mr. Jason Strait

I started at Blue Springs South in 2008. Prior to joining South, I worked as a reported for the Associated Press for seven years. I also spent a year working for the JET Program in Japan teaching English at four public high schools. I have a Bachelors of Arts degree in Journalism from the University of Kansas, and a Masters degree in Curriculum and Instricution with an emphasis in English from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. I have attended two AP summer workshop institutes at Truman State, as well as the Greater Kansas City Writing Workshop Summer Institute.  

My wife, Dr. Tricia DeGraff, is a principal at the Academy for Integrated Arts. We have two children, Jonas (9) and Eliza (5)

Courses: AP Language; Composition 110/Fiction 214; English III

Contact:; (816) 224 1315 (ext 50654)

Plan: fifth hour (11:05-12:20)

Tutoring: MWF 2:15-3:00 (and by appoiontment).