Return to In-Person Learning Series
The Birmingham Zoo values the work done by teachers around the region and we want to do what we can to assist during these unique circumstances. Please select a series from the options listed below. Zoo admission and experiences, curricula handouts covered in the workshop, and CEU credit fees are factored into the price.
Evolution for Educators
*Recommended for Middle and High School
- Saturday, November 13, 2021
- 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
- Meet at the front entrance of the Zoo
- Please Note: Face masks are required to be worn during indoor activities.
- *CEUs provided thanks to AMSTI
Join the Birmingham Zoo on a journey of many lifetimes where you will practice several engaging ways to bring up and visualize evolution with your students. Followed by an expert chat on the subject, this in-person Teacher Development session worth CEU credits thanks to the Alabama Department of Education’s Math, Science, and Technology Initiative (AMSTI) is applicable to Middle and High School classrooms and follows the TIES (Teacher Institute for Evolutionary Science) curriculum.
*Breakfast is provided at 8:30 am in the Zoo Learning Center and participants will receive additional perks for attending.
2022 PD and CEU Opportunities
Registration Opens about 1.5 months in advance of each workshop. Stay tuned!
- Integrated STEM
- Saturday, January 8, 2022
- 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
- Extending Citizen Science Month in the Classroom
- Saturday, April 9, 2022
- 9:00 am – 12:00 pm