Hands-on approach to learning

Your students love Zoo Atlanta. Why not bring the Zoo into your classroom? We offer a variety of resources such as our ZooMobile, guided tours and educator workshops. Education is key to our mission here at Zoo Atlanta. Thanks for helping us integrate nature into your curriculum!

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We invite you to take a walk on the WILD side and join our incredible Volunteer Team!

Volunteering at Zoo Atlanta is a great way to learn about conservation issues, get to know others who share your passion for wildlife, give back to our community, or just have fun!

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Teacher Resources

Bring the Zoo to you!

From scavenger hunts for a self-guided field trip to classroom activities that will enrich your classroom curriculum, the Zoo has a variety of resources for you. All resources are aligned with the Georgia Standards of Excellence.

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NightCrawler Overnights

Spend the night at Zoo Atlanta with your school or group and embark on a nocturnal adventure you won’t soon forget! 

Programs feature interactive activitiesZoo toursanimal encounters and opportunities to learn more about wildlife and wild places

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Self-Guided Field Trips: School Groups

Explore the Zoo on your own, and use our standards-based curriculum guides and grade-specific activities.

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Field Trips: Zoo Challenge

Enhance your field trip to the Zoo by signing-up for a Zoo Challenge program led by Zoo Atlanta Educators.

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Cases for Conservation

Cases for Conservation are boxes filled with curriculum, biofacts and other unique Zoo-related materials that can be check out for use. 

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ZooMobile Outreach

Let the Zoo come to YOU! Learn all about wildlife and wild places without leaving your classroom.

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Educator Membership

To obtain your discount, call 404.624.5662. Support conservation and research efforts at the Zoo and around the world by joining...

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Virtual Animal Encounters

Have Sydney the cockatoo or an alpaca in for a 15-minute virtual visit to steal the show during a Zoom meeting or lesson plan.

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