Open 9 am - 9 pm (Late Close)
Night Dives: Illinois Resident Free Evenings are SOLD OUT today, Tuesday, July 16.

Educator discounts

Educators from Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin can receive a complimentary Shedd ticket by registering online. This offer is not valid during special events or for admission to the 4-D Experience.


Teachers at Shedd's Educator Open House work together to figure out a circuit board.

Teacher Professional Development

Join us for enriching professional development opportunities, hosted throughout the year. We offer on-site workshops and conferences along with virtual programs for those who can't get to Shedd! Receive hands-on and collaborative training with other educators, led by Shedd experts. Leave with easy tools and resources to implement with your learners.

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Two educators connect and chat during a Shedd event.

Teacher Advisory Council

Calling Chicagoland teachers and administrators! The Teacher Advisory Council is a collaborative of formal teachers that act as a sounding board for ideas, questions and suggestions related to Shedd's student-focused programs and resources. It's a great opportunity for you to lend your voice, join the conversation and share how you think Shedd can make an impact in your community and school.

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