Outreach Programs Bring the Teacher Learning Center into Wyoming and Idaho

Last week, instructors from the Jackson Campus took Cheyenne elementary students on field trips into Mylar Park and the Laramie County School District Outdoor Education Center. Two weeks ago, graduate students taught a program to all 122 6th grade students at Lander Middle School focused on water, …

2011 Journeys School State of the School (Video)

The Journeys School State of the School address is now available online! If you were unable to attend the event on November 9th, please click here to view Head of School Nate McClennen’s discussion on the philosophy, …

Wyoming Wildlife – The Foundation Supports Local Bird Research

Last spring, Wyoming Wildlife – The Foundation awarded the Conservation Research Center $2,500 to support our avian research and education programs. Foundation funding was essential to many of our successes this year. A few highlights include:Hand-on banding demonstrations – From June-August 2011, …

Behind the Scenes at the Houston Zoo

Several years ago Wildlife Expeditions and the Houston Zoo began a partnership providing a wonderful Yellowstone and Grand Teton Experience. The Houston Zoo has a long history of committing to wildlife conservation around the globe. …

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, …