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  • Monday April 11, 2016
  • We're All In!

    For the first time in Teton Science Schools' 49-year history, we are “all in” in supporting the organization philanthropically. By “we,” I mean parents of Teton Valley Community School and Journeys School students, as well as every full-time employee throughout the organization.
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  • Monday April 4, 2016
  • Envisioning an Equitable, Diverse, and Inclusive Teton Science Schools

    Why are diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) important for Teton Science Schools? What does an equitable, diverse, and inclusive TSS look like?
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  • Monday January 18, 2016
  • Inquiry and Design Learning in Punakha, Bhutan

    At the core of the Teton Science Schools’ framework are the interlinked inquiry and design cycles. In inquiring more about a place and asking questions, you find opportunities to answer those questions and to design solutions. This process takes practice, and that’s just what veteran place-based education teachers from across Bhutan have been doing for the past week in our workshop.
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  • Thursday January 17, 2013
  • Got Math?

    A photograph of a human eye; two parabolas superimposed on the eyelids; calculations of the size of the eye using integration – this problem was framed as a pattern-seeking challenge in our 11th and 12th grade math class.
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  • Thursday November 15, 2012
  • Knowing Every Student

    Every morning a group of faculty are at the front of school greeting, conversing and engaging each student and parent that arrives. Very few slip by without at least a hello or good morning.
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  • Thursday August 16, 2012
  • Back to School

    As I walked around the middle and high school building on Monday night, I observed small groups of engaged teachers collaborating on a technology challenge
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