The Conservancy proudly offers the following programs which enhances the educational oportunities available to students in our community at the university, high school, and middle school level.
Florida International University
- Primate Biology – Upper division course in the Biology department which includes a lecture and a training in behavioral research techniques component hosted here at the Conservancy.
Middle and High School programs
- Zoo Magnet (Richmond Heights Middle School) – The creative curriculum, especially designed for those students who have shown an aptitude for science, provides goal-oriented hands-on experience in studying the management and behavior of captive primates.
- Honors and Executive Internships – A community based internship where students are paired with community professionals to gain experience in the subject they intend to study in college.
- Program for Developmentally Challenged Youth – Students from Southridge High's exceptional students program visit the DuMond Conservancy each week to get job experience.
- Motivating Girls in Science: Measuring Monkey Calls on Moonlit Nights – an educational program intended to encourage young girls from the community to pursue careers in science.