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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Education Adult Volunteer

We are seeking volunteers with a desire to teach others about conservation and Zoo Atlanta’s mission!

Education Volunteers work directly with our Education Department, supporting programs such as our giraffe feeding experience or conservation-focused events.

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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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Educator Events

Educators, check out these events just for you!

Zoo Atlanta welcomes teachers and their families for Educator Appreciation Day in the spring and teacher-exclusive Educator Soiree in the fall. A variety of Professional Learning events are held throughout the year. 

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Sponsored Admissions

Learn about the options that are offered for Sponsored Admissions applicants.

Zoo Atlanta is thrilled to offer free admission to a limited number of Georgia Title I Schools for their students.

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Self-Guided Field Trips: School Groups

Explore the Zoo on your own at a discounted group rate for schools, summer camps, daycares, and additional youth groups!...

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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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Wild Walks

Take a walk on the wild side with an exclusive guided tour through the Zoo to discover amazing animals from around the world.

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Education Conservation Poster

This year, our Education Poster focuses on golden lion tamarins and the ways zoos throughout the world, including Zoo Atlanta, helped keep this species from becoming extinct.

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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 checked out from the...

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Virtual Field Trips

Connect your students to animals, careers, conservation, and all things Zoo Atlanta through a Virtual Field Trip.

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