Educators & Classrooms

Spark your students’ interest in science and the natural world. Plan a field trip, join our badging program or even take your students behind the scenes at Shedd—without leaving your classroom!

Together we can inspire the next generation of scientists and explorers.

View our 2017-2018 Schooling with Shedd brochure here.

Teacher with student looking into microscope

With workshops, in-services and special events, you’ll find what you need to connect Shedd to your classroom, and your curriculum to the field.


Students in front of Shedd AquariumContinue to bring Shedd Learning into your classroom or afterschool program with our classroom clubs and challenges!


Live from behind the scenesTake your grade K-8 students behind the scenes into Shedd’s animal hospital, shark or penguin habitats—without leaving your school!