Jason Ersing earned his Masters in Education in 2004 from Canisius College. Jason ‘s background includes teaching science and mathematics in both the urban and suburban settings. His focus for the past 14 years has been at the middle school level in the areas of Life Science along with the Living Environment. Jason Ersing has earned several grants and won a number of awards during his time at Frontier Middle School. Mr. Jason Ersing was awarded the 2007 Lions Club Educator of the Year award. Along with this honor, he received the Town of Hamburg Youth Bureau 2013 Michael J. Dudan award for community service as well as the 2013 Paul MacLennan Environmental Citizen of the year award presented by the Erie County Environmental Education Institute. Jason has also received a 2010 Toyota tapestry grant in the sum of $10,000 presented by the National Science Teachers Association. Jason has also been awarded several grants totaling another $10,000.