The Teacher-Ranger-Teacher program provides an extended professional development opportunity for teachers to learn about the resources and educational materials available through the National Park Service. Teachers spend the summer working with park staff on education projects, learning about park resources and visitor services, and developing lesson plans to use in their classrooms. The program is administered through a cooperative agreement with the University of Colorado, Denver. Professional development and graduate credit hours are available through the university.
Stones River National Battlefield is seeking applicants for a 2013 position. Applications must be submitted by Monday April 22, 2013.
Did You Know?
The men of Parsons' Battery, Batteries H & M of the Fourth U.S. Artillery, fired 2,199 cannon rounds during the Battle of Stones River. That was more than ten percent of all of the Union artillery rounds fired during the battle.