OKLAHOMA CITY, Sept. 11, 2012 – For the past eight years, Oklahoma City’s Adventure District has invited teachers and principals to their annual Teachers’ Sneak Peek. Teachers and principals will have the opportunity to browse affordable resources for their students and classrooms at participating locations around the District. This year’s Teachers’ Sneak Peek is Sept. 15, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and invites Kindergarten through 12th grade teachers to explore multidisciplinary educational opportunities at some of Oklahoma City’s top visitor attractions.
During this interactive come-and-go event, participants will preview unique educational programs and receive valuable resources for their classrooms. Teachers will also meet education staff members of the five participating locations including the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City Zoo, Remington Park, National Softball Hall of Fame and Science Museum Oklahoma.
Teachers are encouraged to visit all five participating locations to be eligible to win grand prizes such as gift baskets, suite packages, gas cards, and gift certificates. This year teachers will receive free admission for them and up to three family members to any participating attraction for the remainder of the day.
Refreshments will be provided at the participating locations as well as free supplies for teachers’ classrooms and their students. Donations are provided by Love’s, Sonic and Central State Beauty Academy.
With such unique attractions located at the crossroads of I-35 and I-44, Oklahoma City’s Adventure District is one of Oklahoma’s most popular tourist and field trip destinations, attracting over 3 million visitors each year.
For more information about Oklahoma City’s Adventure District or the Teachers’ Sneak Peek, call (405) 290-PLAY or visit www.okcadventure.com.
About the OKC Adventure District
Oklahoma City’s Adventure District, located at the crossroads of I-35 and I-44, is an umbrella organization for six outstanding Oklahoma City attractions that create an entertainment destination for those of all ages. These attractions include the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City Zoo, National Softball Hall of Fame, and Remington Park. For more information, visit www.okcadventure.com/.
The Amateur Softball Association, founded in 1933, is the National Governing Body of softball in the United States and a member of the United States Olympic Committee. The ASA has become one of the nation’s largest sports organizations and now sanctions competition in every state through a network of 76 local associations. The ASA has grown from a few hundred teams in the early days to over 210,000 teams today, representing a membership of more than three million. For more information on the ASA, visit http://www.asasoftball.com/.
About USA Softball
USA Softball is the brand created, operated and owned by the ASA that links the USA Men’s, Women’s, Junior Boys’ and Junior Girls’ National Team programs together. USA Softball is responsible for training, equipping and promoting these four National Teams to compete in international and domestic competitions. The USA Softball Women’s National Team is one of the only two women’s sports involved in the Olympic movement to capture three consecutive gold medals at the Olympic Games since 1996. The U.S. women have also won nine World Championship titles including the last seven consecutive as well as claimed five World Cup of Softball titles. For more information about USA Softball, please visit http://www.usasoftball.com/.
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