Educator Resources


“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


Teacher Open House

Join us on Wednesday September 27th 6pm - 8pm at the Zoo's PepsiCo Foundation Education Campus for our 1st annual Teacher Open House.

Mix and mingle with fellow educators while gathering information on curriculum, teacher training workshops, field trips, and educational programs from multiple local educational organizations.  Food and drink will be provided.  Please note: this event is open to Educators ONLY. 

Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens Jacksonville Public Library Jewish Community Alliance MOCA St. Johns River Water Management District The Ritz Theatre Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra Theatreworks Florida Forest Service Project Learning Tree FSCJ Artist Series Sweet Pete's Candy St. Johns Riverkeeper Please click here to RSVP and help us gauge attendance. Questions? contact gilkisonj@jacksonvillezoo.org or 904.757.4463 x202

      **The Education Campus is located on the south end of the Zoo's main parking lot**
       
 Map to Education Campus.pdf  



Upcoming Teacher & Educator Workshops

Whether you are a classroom teacher, home schooling parent, museum or park service educator, the Zoo’s Education Department Teacher & Educator Workshops are geared to help you engage your students in environmental education.

There are currently no workshops scheduled.  Check back again soon!

If you have a group of educators and would like to schedule your own workshop please contact education@jacksonvillezoo.org or call 904.757.4463 x122