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The ZooED Signature Program is available, free of charge, to Jackson and Clay County Students in 2nd, 4th and Secondary Grades. Each teacher receives benefits including classroom resources, a Zoomobile visit and a guided field trip to the zoo. The Program is designed to promote the College and Career Readiness Standards through hands-on, interactive learning in Math, English Language Arts and Science. 

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Jackson and Clay County residents have a dedicated "Zoomobile", one per county, which will bring zoological experiences into schools, libraries, and community centers or other free public events. Reservations can be made at least 4 weeks ahead of time for your Zoomobile experience. One session per year is free; added bookings will be at our regular fees. 816-595-1765 or education@fotzkc.org

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Each classroom in Jackson and Clay County will receive free admission for their field trip when making an advanced reservation to visit the Kansas City Zoo.  Learn more



Join us in our innovative classroom curriculum, ZooED! Available for 2nd grade, 4th grade, and Secondary schools. Call 816-595-1765 for details.