Invite a BC SPCA humane educator into your classroom to talk to your students about animals.
School (K-12) presentations
K-12 teachers can arrange for a BC SPCA humane educator (where available) to deliver an animal-themed presentation (PDF) in the classroom.
To book a presentation, please fill out our classroom presentation request form and email it to the humane education coordinator in your area (see the list at the end of the form).
Lower Mainland presentations
Vancouver/Richmond/Burnaby/New Westminster/North Vancouver/West Vancouver
Please contact Alex Kelsch at 778.331.2189 or email@example.com
Surrey/Delta/Port Coquitlam/Port Moody/Pitt Meadows/Coquitlam/Maple Ridge/Langley/Abbotsford
Please contact Allison Simpson at 604.574.1711 (ext. 4) or firstname.lastname@example.org
Vancouver Island presentations
Please contact Breeanna McDonald at 250.388.7722 (ext. 1226) or email@example.com
Please contact Blaire Sigson at 250.741.0778 (ext. 1417) or firstname.lastname@example.org
Southern Interior presentations
Please contact Caitlin Wanless at 250.861.7722 (ext. 1715) or email@example.com
All other areas
Please contact your local BC SPCA branch to determine which humane education programs are offered in your community.
“Very informative! Class loved it. They were very eager.”
“The presenter’s manner was perfect, the little mice props the children could handle were great and Caleb the cat was a real treat!”
“Extremely realistic and relevant.”
For preschool teachers
Please note that, at this time, we’re unable to accommodate preschool presentations. However, we welcome you to visit our Pinterest page for animal-themed activities and games for preschoolers.
Looking for more ways to incorporate animal welfare into your lessons? We have humane education lesson plans for primary, intermediate and secondary classes. All materials meet the new provincial learning outcomes.