Be a leader in Science & sustainability
Join the vibrant and growing community of third
through fifth grade Bay Area teachers in the
Teacher Institute on Science and Sustainability.
TISS is an intensive and transformative two year
professional development program that
supports the teaching and learning of science.
Become a life-long science learner, improve your
science instruction, implement green practices
in your classroom, and ignite in your students a
passion for science and the desire to make more
sustainable choices. Apply to the Institute today!
In immersive summer sessions and throughout the year, the Institute
provides teachers with adult-level content knowledge, classroom-ready
activities, best practices in science pedagogy, and school site support to
enhance teachers’ and students’ understanding of topics ranging from
energy to food systems to water issues.
Session One: July 16-27, 2012 (two weeks)
Session Two: Summer 2013 (dates TBA; two weeks)
Application Deadline: March 5, 2012