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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Teacher Professional Development

Zoo Atlanta offers a variety of Professional Learning events for Educators throughout the year.

Teachers can enhance their STEM curriculum and discuss how to incorporate Project Based Learning into their curriculum while exploring the Zoo to identify cross-curricular concepts.

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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.

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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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