Special Offers for Educators
Thanks to generous donations made to Zoo Atlanta, a limited number of Title I schools are eligible for Self-Guided Field Trips provided for their students at no charge! Find out more and apply on the sponsored admission page >
Zeist Foundation – ZooMobiles
We are excited to announce that through another generous grant award from the Zeist Foundation, Zoo Atlanta is able to sponsor 84 two-session ZooMobiles to eligible Atlanta Public Schools, at no cost! The ZooMobile is our outreach program that brings the Zoo straight into your classroom in 45-minute, grade-specific sessions, for up to 60 students per session. Please visit our ZooMobile webpage for more details on the ZooMobile Outreach Program.
This year, eligible schools must apply online. Eligibility includes:
Atlanta Public School District only
Title I School
Grades Pre-K through 7th only
Pittulloch Foundation - Early Childhood Education Workshops
Through a generous grant award from the Pittulloch Foundation, Zoo Atlanta is excited to announce sponsorship for 117 educators to attend one of our Early Childhood Education Teacher Workshops, at no cost! Teacher Workshops are designed to deepen knowledge and boost confidence in science by utilizing a living laboratory of nearly 1,400 of the planet's most amazing creatures. Teachers will experience tours, hands-on activities, and up-close animal encounters, and go home with unique curriculum for their classroom. It’s an exciting way to earn six Bright From the Start credit hours! Please visit our Teacher Workshop page for more details regarding our upcoming Workshops. These scholarships will be awarded individually on a first-come, first-served basis. Early Childhood Educators must apply online.
Support conservation and research efforts at the Zoo and around the world by joining as a Member. Educators save $10 on any level of Zoo Membership. To obtain your discount, call 404.624.WILD.
Partner with the Zoo
Depending on the terms of the contract and the number of students served, a Zoo partnership with your school district can provide up to 60% off the regular program price. The Zoo can also offer in-kind services to increase the value of this collaboration, including use of event or meeting space, professional learning opportunities for teachers and administrative support at no added cost. To determine if a partnership is right for you, or call 404.624.WILD.
Educators visiting Zoo Atlanta now receive special Zoo Atlanta rates on their travel expenses when they use Cooper-Global Chauffeured Transportation using promo code ZOO10. Visit Cooper-Global or call 770.455.9600 x 224 to book your travel reservations to the Zoo today!
Teacher Advisory Council
Zoo Atlanta’s Teacher Advisory Council provides educators with an opportunity to be involved in decisions about education at the Zoo. Members receive special benefits for their commitment. We are not currently enrolling new members, but check back to inquire about future involvement in TAC.
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