Now accepting TRT applications for summer 2016!
Applications are due May 1, 2016!
The Teacher-Ranger-Teacher (TRT) program is an extended professional development opportunity for educators from K-12 schools to learn about the resources and educational materials available through the National Park Services. Teachers participating in TRT will have the opportunity to engage in parks and park resources, participate in a webinar about lesson planning, and develop at least one lesson to be used in their classroom or school. They will also be able to assist the park with an education project and increase their understanding of place-based learning.
Tule Lake Unit TRT Program
Teachers selected as a TRT spend part of the summer working side-by-side with park rangers performing various duties such as developing new education materials for the Tule Lake Unit.
The TRT program provides a stipend, and 3 graduate credit hours through University of Colorado, Denver. Teachers will also gain new national park knowledge and experiences that they can bring into their classrooms to engage students, faculty, and staff in lessons and activities that relate to the Tule Lake Unit and other national park sites.
The TRT program is a commitment of at least 230 hours made up of:
Teachers apply directly to the park by downloading and completing the application form. Applications are due June 12, 2015. Email applications to Angela Sutton at firstname.lastname@example.org
Last updated: January 25, 2018