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Internships

Outdoor education instructor with a local school group
Outdoor education instructor with a local school group
NPS Photo by Neal Herbert
 

Great teaching experiences are available in canyon country. If you like
children and enjoy working in the outdoors, a CCOE internship is the
position for you. The following internships are available during spring and fall:

Arches/Grand County Internship
[19k PDF file]

Canyonlands/San Juan Elementary Internship
[78k PDF file]

Did You Know?

Pinyon Pine

Pinyon pines do not produce pine nuts every year. These delicious nuts can only be harvested every three to seven years. This irregular schedule prevents animals from adapting to an abundance of pine nuts and guarantees that at least some nuts will become new pine trees instead of a quick meal. More...