Learning Press Kit

An Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) study found that visits to accredited zoos and aquariums help individuals reinforce prior understandings of and gain new knowledge about nature and conservation. Shedd Aquarium, a leader in conservation education, furthers its 40-year commitment to learning with new immersive and interactive learning programs centered on personal hands-on experiences. Shedd connects people with animals by sharing critical educational information focused on digital, science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), Next Generation Science Standards and personalized learning.

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