TISS Cohort 6 Application Form

    Welcome to the 2014-2016 Application for TISS!

    The Teacher Institute on Science and Sustainability (TISS) at California Academy of Sciences is a two-year, intensive program for 3rd-5th grade Bay Area teachers. TISS begins with a 2-week summer session July 21- Aug 1, 2014 and continues with school year PD (Professional Development), coaching sessions, and summer sessions through June 2016. For more detailed information on TISS, visit http://calacademy.org/teachers/tiss. Applications for TISS Cohort 6 (2014-2016) are due by March 15, 2014. Priority in the selection process is given to teams of 2-4 teachers applying from schools located within 20 miles of California Academy of Sciences.

    Special Note about this Application

    Please expect to spend about 30 minutes providing personal information and considering questions about your teaching experience and aspirations. Because Google Forms does not allow you to save as you go, you will need to complete the application in one session. Feel free to scroll through the questions before formally writing your answers and submitting your application. Best of luck, and feel free to contact us with any questions: tiss@calacademy.org