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.

Penguins 3D Educator Workshop
Penguins can waddle their way into anyone’s heart, but what else is there to know about them? Join the Omaha Zoo & Aquarium to learn about these famous, tuxedoed birds! Bring innovative ways to teach math, science, geography, social studies, and more into your classroom! Do you really know where penguins live? What type of climate and habitats do they survive in? What adaptations help them survive? How do humans impact penguin populations? Increase your knowledge and waddle away a little more penguin-telligent.

This workshop is open to Educators only. Appropriate for all grade levels.

Saturday, November 16th
Fee: $15 (breakfast included)

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

Click here to register for workshops.

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