Professional Development

Connect Shedd to your classroom and your curriculum to the field with our workshops and resources in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math)!  

Our programs connect you with your peers and empower your students to develop a deep scientific inquisitiveness. They're great for the everyday teacher as well as for homeschool teachers and informal educators.

Science Educator Conference

Join Shedd for our Science Educator Conference! Registration is now open!

Great Lakes Teacher Badging

The Great Lakes Science badge program is a new wave of professional development for teachers. Dive in to start your exploration today!

Amphibians Educator Badging

The Amphibians Educator Badging program is a new professional development opportunity for educators that allows you to work at your own pace as you accomplish “missions” (activities) related to amphibian science. 

NOAA Educator Workshop

Thank you for your interest in the Sept. 9 NOAA Educator Workshop. Registration is now closed.  If you want to be added to a wait list, please email us at   

We will be offering another NOAA Educator Workshop late fall 2017. Please check back here soon for more information.

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