Professional Development

Workshops are open to all educators. Explore new curriculum, participate in hands-on activities and build your knowledge of the natural world.  Workshops are available at Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium and Wildlife Safari Park, located off Nebraska's I-80, Exit 426.

Science of Butterflies

Saturday, September 13   10:00am-3:00pm (Lunch included)

Learn how to incorporate citizen science into your classroom and engage students of all ages. Study the epic migration of the Monarch butterfly and, weather-permitting, we will be catching and tagging this butterfly as it begins its long journey south to Mexico. Educators of all grade levels are encouraged to attend.

Reservation and prior payment required. Workshops are open to educators only (pre-service teachers encouraged to attend).

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For more information or to receive email updates on Educator Workshops, please call (402) 738-2092 or email