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Friday, February 10 • 09:00 - 10:00
I teach in a zoo, and you should too!

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Having animals in the classroom can be a rewarding experience for teachers, students and pets alike. We will go through the pros and cons of having a pet in your classroom and help you select one that is a good fit for your individual teaching situation. What do you do with pets over the break? What about allergies? How do you incorporate the pets into your lessons? Animals will be on hand to answer these and many other questions.


Lyssa Bencz

Lyssa teaches Biology at Parkland Composite High School. She has been teaching at PCHS for the past 6 years. Lyssa is well known for having many pets at home and at school. At school she currently has turtles, lizards, fish, mice and guineq pigs. At home she has chickens, horses... Read More →

Friday February 10, 2017 09:00 - 10:00
Westin: Turner Valley Rm 10135 100 St NW
  • Room Details Workshop Max Capacity - 80