This Biology Week, we can bring ZSL's scientists and keepers to you!

Join us online from your classroom, and give your secondary school students the opportunity to meet a ZSL expert, free of charge. 

These free interactive, online chats, are run during Biology Week (October) and British Science Week (March) each year. We give your students the opportunity to meet ZSL scientists, exploring careers in biological and conservation research.  Our experts share their experiences and insights, and give your students the chance to ask their own questions.

Our next sessions are scheduled for British Science Week in March 2023. A link will become visible on this page once bookings are available.

For further information, please email us at [email protected]. To be first in line to hear more about our upcoming events and activities, you can also sign up for our Education mailing list via the button below.

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Meet a Scientist

A key component of these sessions is the opportunity for your students to ask their own questions and ask what is important to them (whether that be careers advice, questions about conservation or whether fieldwork is as glamorous as it looks on TV!)

Equipment you will need for this session

  • The necessary permissions to access Teams in your classroom or via remote learning with your class
  • An internet connection
  • Computer with microphone and speakers
  • A webcam
  • Interactive White Board (or another way to display the picture in a classroom setting)

Please ensure you read our Code of Conduct for online events before attending the event: 

Code of Conduct at ZSL Online Events

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