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Education Events

Educator Open House

The Detroit Zoo is welcoming all educators to visit the Zoo and explore the resources available to help bring classroom learning to life. Admission is free for educators with current teaching credentials or pre-service teachers with student IDs. Family and friends may purchase discounted admission to join in on the fun.

Registration opens August 2022
Humane Youth Award

Do you know a young person who is taking action to help animals? If so, nominate them for the DZS Berman Academy for Humane Education’s 2022 Humane Youth Award. This award recognizes young people who embody the Berman Academy’s commitment to walking softly and treating the Earth’s creatures gently. At the same time, it provides them opportunities and resources to continue their great work and inspire others to do the same.

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