Welcome to the Houston Zoo!

More Info


More Info


Barn Cam
Platform Cam

More Info


Educator Day

Saturday, November 1, 2014
9 am – 3 pm

This is a great way to earn 3 or 6 continuing education hours while spending time at the Houston Zoo. The day will include sessions, tours, free resources, activities, and a special behind the scenes experience. Pre-service teachers, administrators and educators are welcome.


2014 Educator Day Schedule

2014 Educator Day Flyer

Thank you to our Educator Day sponsors:


McDonald’s ®

Educator Workshops

Get excited Educators! We are bringing back our Educator Workshops for the 2014-2015 school year. We have prepared the following exciting new topic to enrich your classroom.

Techie Teachers

Thursday, December 4, 2014
9 am – 3 pm

Picture your “selfie” leading your class on a #awesomeadventure through the technology landscape.  In this workshop, we will explore programs that allow your students to travel around the globe learning about geography, ecology, and more!


Educator Updates

Subscribe today and get all the latest Educator info in your inbox!


Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between Educator Day and Educator Workshops?

Where do I park?

Where do I enter for the Educator Event?

Why do I need a wristband and what is it for?

What do I do if I want to register for a group of Educators?

What happens at the raffle table?

When do I receive my certificate?

Educator Materials

Guide your students through a fun-filled journey learning about the Houston toad, one of the most endangered amphibians in North America.