AmeriCorps Reference Form

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AmeriCorps Reference Form

Teton Science Schools (TSS) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to inspire curiosity, engagement and leadership through transformative place-based education. We select candidates to participate in an AmeriCorps field education internship in Jackson, Wyoming.

AmeriCorps members fill the following roles:
  • Facilitate field activities, evening programs, meal-time curriculum, shared campus cleaning, conference logistics, and gear logistics.
  • Mitigate risk during all instructor-led activities of the program, both in the field and at Teton Science Schools.
  • Drive fifteen passenger vans and mini-buses to transport students, staff and equipment to field sites.
  • Work with a community organization on a service project that increases scientific literacy and promotes community engagement. Recruit additional volunteers for service project.  

Confidentiality: The information provided will not be made available to the applicant unless specifically authorized to do so in writing by the person providing the information.

If you have employed the candidate in the field of outdoor education, please answer the following questions.