PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

SUMMER COURSES

 

Educator Inquiry Institute

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Wednesday - Friday, June 23 - 25, 2021

This course will be virtual and a mix of synchronous and asynchronous activities, generally between the hours of 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., with 30 minutes for lunch.

Course fee for 18 STEM clock hours/audit: $200 + registration fee
Registration due date: June 13, 2021

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Educators of all ages are welcome. 

As a center for informal science education, Woodland Park Zoo leverages inquiry-based teaching strategies to inspire guests to make conservation a priority in their lives. Educator Inquiry Institute offers you the chance to learn from our experienced staff on how to better utilize science practices to engage your audience in impactful environmental experiences. Throughout this virtual course, our experts will lead you through the inquiry process while offering support on tailoring the process to classrooms, zoo grounds, schoolyards, and other outdoor settings. By the end of the course, you will leave with tools and resources to support independent and critical thinking in your chosen audiences to improve their science learning.

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Questions?

If you have questions or need assistance, contact registration staff email classes@zoo.org or call 206.548.2424.  We prefer email as many of our staff are currently working remotely.