ZooTEENS assist Friends of the Zoo’s Education Department in several capacities. ZooTEENS are trained as volunteer teachers to share their knowledge of the natural world through the use of biofacts and up-close animal encounters. As volunteer teachers, ZooTEENS assist education staff with summer ZEBRA classes. ZooTEENS may also assist the education zookeeper with husbandry duties and other zookeepers with behavioral observations.
Applications for new students in the 2014 program are due by April 1, 2014. Please read the cover letter of the application regarding required orientation sessions, the application and interview process, and application materials.