Pre-Conference Tours

Monday, June 26, 2023

Up, Up and Away!


Explore the Kennedy Space Center and have an unforgettable dinner in Cocoa Beach.

 Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is organized into Mission Zones where attractions and tours are grouped by chronological era. From the dawn of space exploration to current and ongoing missions, you can get an up-close, hands-on feel for the story of humans in space. Fuel your quest for inspiration right here.

Schedule: (subject to change)

7:30am       Hotel Departure
8:00pm       Return to Hotel  
$50 per person for TEACHERS (proof required)**
$140 per person for NON-TEACHERS
Guest tickets may be purchased with your registration.

**The Educator Study Pass offers K - 12 teachers throughout the United States of America, Puerto Rico, and U.S. Virgin Islands complimentary access to the visitor complex. To receive the Educator Study Pass, active teachers are required to send proof of the following items listed below. Please email a copy of your choice of proof to by May 21, 2023. 

  • A letter from the principal on school letter head stating the name of the teacher and that they work at that school.
  • AND a copy of their teacher certificate OR copy of their school ID badge.

Here Fishy, Fishy!


Enjoy a variety of one-of-a-kind animal experiences at SeaWorld Orlando including feeding dolphins, viewing killer whales, and more. From record-breaking roller coasters such as Orlando's Coaster Capital to the kid-friendly rides of Sesame Street Land, guest of all ages can enjoy attractions for every thrill level. Explore the exciting world of marine aniamls in a way you've never experienced before during all-new animal presentations. SeaWorld is one of the largest marine animal rescue organizations in the world. This is sure to be a day packed full of education and fun! 

This tour includes SeaWorld admission ticket and an unlimited one day I-Ride Trolley pass for transportation to/from SeaWorld. 

Group Departure Time:
Please meet in the hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to departure. 
$90 per person
Guest tickets may be purchased with your registration. 


Post-Conference Tour

Thursday, June 29, 2023

Where the Wild Things Are!



Get ready for down-home family fun at “The Alligator Capital of the World®” – Gatorland! There isn’t a better place to see alligators and crocodiles of all sizes, from babies, also known as grunts, to the 14-foot monsters that call our Breeding Marsh home. They have the largest collection of extremely rare white leucistic alligators. But, Gatorland is more than just a gator park! Our free-flight aviary, petting zoo, one-of-a-kind animal shows, thrilling Screamin’ Gator Zip Line, and new Stompin’ Gator Off-Road Adventure ensure your day will be chock-full of fun, smiles, and special memories!


1:30pm       Hotel Departure
5:30pm       Gatorland Departure
$60 per person
Guest tickets may be purchased with your registration.