“If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in.” - Rachel Carson
Educator Open House
The 2018-2019 Educator Open House will be Tuesday October 9th 4-6pm
This event is FREE but registration is required - click here to sign-up.
Zoo staff will be on hand to provide details about:
Self guided field trips, Education Programs, and STEAM based Professional Development Workshops
Meet some of our education program Animal Ambassadors while viewing the Zoo’s Education Campus
Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens St. Johns River Water Management District
FSCJ Artist Series Jacksonville Humane Society
Plus Many More..........
Food and drink will be provided.
*NOTE: This Event Is For Educators ONLY - No Families Please*
Upcoming STEAM Curriculum Workshops
Whether you are a classroom teacher, home schooling parent, museum or park service educator, the Zoo’s Education Department curriculum workshops are geared to help you engage your students in environmental education.
There are no workshops currently scheduled.
The Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens Education Staff are trained facilitators on the following national curriculum's:
If you have a group of educators (minimum 10) and would like to schedule your own workshop please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 904.757.4463 x122