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Oakland Zoo Teacher Open House 2017

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Oakland Zoo

9777 Golf Links Rd

Oakland, CA 94605

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Oakland Zoo is hosting a Teacher Open House!

Oakland Zoo invites teachers to join us to see all the zoo has to offer as a resource for their classroom and come discover how we can help you meet your science curriculum goals!

Enjoy a night to mix and mingle with other teachers and animal ambassadors over refreshments and appetizers! Oakland Zoo Education staff will be present to talk with teachers and provide information about school programming for your classroom and school. Plan great experiences for your students, go on a behind-the-scenes tour, and win great door prizes!

For PreK-12 classroom teachers, aides, resource specialists, principals and assistant principals.
Pre-Registration required to attend. Capacity 100

Online Registration: Opens August 1st, 2017

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What time should I arrive?

We suggest arriving close to 4:30pm so you can enjoy drinks, appetizers, and mingle with fellow teachers.

Where do teachers check-in?

Teachers will be checking in at zoo’s Lower Entrance, which is connected to Maddie’s Center for Science and Environmental Education.

Who can attend?

PreK-12 classroom teachers, aides, resource specialists, principals and assistant principals. Adult only event.

Do I have to pay for parking?

No

Are there any additional perks for teachers?

Yes, teachers will receive a discount code that they can use to book a school program.

Teacher will have the chance to win a door prize, which includes a ZooMobile and an Oakland Zoo Family Membership.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

In an effort to be eco-friendly, we do not recommend printing your tickets, however we should be able to scan tickets presented on a smart phone.

Will participants be able to walk around the zoo?

The zoo will be closed and animals will be sleeping during the event but participants will be have the opportunity to join a guided Children's Zoo tour which may include a behind-the-scenes opportunity.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please contact Betty Villalta, Education Specialist, by email (bvillalta@oaklandzoo.org) or phone (510-632-9525 x203.)

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