Delicious Food to Raise Thousands: Bunnery Benefit

Tony Labbé runs The Bunnery with energy and enthusiasm. Sipping a 5-shot latte – only one shot caffeinated – he troubleshoots a technology hang up while simultaneously inspecting a pan of fresh pastries.

Tony brings that same enthusiasm and energy to The Bunnery Benefit fundraiser that generates thousands of dollars for Teton Science Schools and Journeys School annually. …

The Art of Listening

“Alright, 10 more seconds!” I shout back to the bus of excited 7th graders. The bus erupts into a crescendo of laughter, singing, and incomprehensible noise. 10 more seconds to be noisy and loud before total silence during our evening with the elk. …

Faculty Publishes Place-Based Writing

Understanding our Place, Jackson Hole and the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, is one of our goals here in the Graduate Program. However, many of us have come from different Places and understanding those homes – the geology, …

3rd Wyoming Youth Congress on Children and Nature

The 3rd Wyoming Youth Congress on Children & Nature and the first Junior Leadership Wyoming program will kick off on October 27 – 30, 2011. The Wyoming Youth Congress is an event that brings together two 8th graders – …

Teaching Innovation

“It is not working”“The wheel is not spinning”“Why not?”“I do not know”“Let’s try…”And the conversation continued. Another year of robotics has started for our robotics team. This robotics challenge, presented to thousands of students around the globe, …

Pika Party at Ignight: Support Pika Research

On Tuesday, October 25 from 5:30 – 8:30 PM, Ignight in Jackson will generously donate 10% of food and beverage purchases to Teton Science Schools’ Pika Research Project. Together with the Meg & Bert Raynes Wildlife Fund, …

Teton Science Schools Represented at Wildlife Film Fest

Last week the Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival was held at Jackson Lake Lodge. This year Teton Science Schools sponsored the Children’s Film Award. It was a great privilege to spend the day among so many who capture the essence of wildlife behavior and habitat with film. …

Auction a Success, Next Up Grandparent’s Day

Not even a short and sudden hailstorm could put the damper on swashbuckling fun at Teton Science School’s 34th Annual Fundraising Auction. The crowd of 500 who showed up for this year’s treasure hunt themed auction weathered the storm in the furniture tent and rare gems room – the perfect time to place a couple more bids before the silent auction closed.Thanks so much to all who attended. …

Welcome to the 18th Graduate Program Class!

As Autumn arrives and Aspen show signs of turning, the Kelly Campus of Teton Science Schools welcomes twenty-one excellent candidates into our Graduate Program in science and education. This cohort comes together from across the United States and three foreign countries -Bhutan, …

Wyoming Stream Team Workshops Around Wyoming

Kelli Petrick, Co-Program Coordinator of Wyoming Stream Team, is taking Wyoming Stream Team on the road in August, September and October for programs around the state.From August 27-28, Kelli worked with the Izaac Walton League of America to offer training on watersheds and water quality monitoring near Lander, …