Science and the Endangered Species Educator Workshop
May 14, 2016
8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Preserving and managing endangered species employs a myriad of STEM disciplines as well as complex social, political and economic interactions. What are some of the sciences, technologies and techniques used in the field and in zoos to ensure biodiversity for future generations? What other factors must be considered when making conservation and population management decisions?
Get the answers to those questions and more as the Phoenix Zoo explores the topic of Science and the Endangered Species. This four-hour elementary professional development workshop will provide opportunities to develop a variety of new skills, gain additional content knowledge, and receive activities, ideas and resources for your own classroom. Engage your students in STEM in a novel and interesting way, all while acquiring a fresh perspective for conservation of wildlife from around the world.
Registration deadline: May 11, 2016
To register, please contact our Call Center at: (602) 914-4333 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (daily) or visit the Teacher Programs tab athttp://phoenixzoo.org/camps-programs/school-teacher-programs/.