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ScienceDay2Our Annual Event For Educators!

 

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Saturday, September 27, 2014

Event Booths Open 9:00 am – 4:00 p.m.

Registration Deadline:  September 12, 2014 at 4:00 PM (or until full).


Science Day is back! Teachers are invited to enjoy a fun and innovative way to connect with Zoo and Aquarium educators and community partners while discovering the world of science!  Participate in all new, hands-on activity stations for Pre-K through 8th grade.

 

Preregistered educators will receive FREE:

  • Zoo admission and parking*
  • Certificate of completion**
  • Science Day curriculum
  • Photo souvenir
  • 10% discount at the Zoofari Food Court or Serengeti Grill
  • 10% discount at Zoofari Market Gift Shop

Preregistered educators will earn four (4) hours of Continuing Professional Education (CPE) and Texas Environmental Education Advisory Committee (TEEAC) credit. To receive credit, you must attend the event for four (4) hours and participate in all booth activities targeted at the grade level you teach.  Partial credit will not be given.  Registration check-in opens at 9:00 AM and closes at 12:00 PM. Check-out will open at 1:00 PM and close at 5:00 PM.


 

2014 Community Partners

 

Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park
City of Dallas Environmental Education Initiative
Dallas Arboretum
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
North Texas Master Naturalists
Perot Museum
Sci-Tech Discovery Center
Schneider Electric
SPCA
Texas Discovery Gardens
Trinity River Audubon Center
University of North Texas


 

*Only preregistered educators with proof of identity are eligible for CPE credit and certificate, free parking and free admission into the Zoo. All others may participate in activities but will not receive credit or curriculum and must pay regular admission ($15 for ages 12+ years / $12 for ages 3-11 / Free for ages 2 and under and parking ($8/vehicle). Registrations are not transferrable.
 
**Four (4) hour minimum participation required.  Certificate will be available for download AFTER the event.  Please allow 2 weeks for verification of certification requirements. 
 

The Education Office is open Monday-Friday during regular Zoo hours.  Contact us at Education@DallasZoo.com or 469.554.7300.