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Educator Workshops

Get excited Educators! We are bringing back our Educator Workshops for the 2015-2016 school year.  We have prepared the following exciting new topics to enrich your classroom.  Take a look at the workshops we will be offering this spring!

The Great Outdoors (Inside)
Thursday, May 5, 2016
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Are you in the middle of a concrete jungle? Then come discover how to bring the outdoors into your classroom! This workshop will dig into hands-on environmental activities that can be incorporated into any classroom.

This workshop is currently sold out.

Educator Day

Thank you to everyone who attended Educator Day 2015!  We hope you had as much fun as we did.  Information regarding Educator Day 2016 will be posted next summer.

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Educator Field Experience Workshop

Want to know how to make the most of your school trip to the Houston Zoo? Join us at one of the Field Experience Workshops as we identify learning opportunities around the Zoo and strategies to ensure your field trip is a success!  This experience will take place on Zoo grounds from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm.

Check back soon for information on our Spring dates!

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Adopt an Animal for your classroom!


Your students will learn to appreciate wildlife on a deeper level through a symbolic adoption of one of the Zoo’s animal residents. With three different adopt levels and 20 different animals from which to choose, you are sure to find the adoption that is right for your classroom.

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Educator Materials

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