Programs at the Zoo
Looking for a educational experience for your students at the Zoo? These programs have differing themes depending on group size.
Educational Programs for multi-grade home school groups at the Zoo and brought to your location.
Register for an exciting program to learn about Zoo jobs, offered to high school and college age students.
Virtual & Distance Learning Programs
Living with Nature is our free distance learning event series.
Are you missing your North Carolina Zoo fieldtrip this year? Don't worry we are bringing many of our education programs right into your home.
A live Facebook series with fun, educational presentations about animals and nature every Wednesday at 10 a.m. EST.
Bring the Zoo to You (Programs at Your School)
We offer developmentally-appropriate programs for preschool classrooms, which include meeting an Animal Ambassador, listening to a story, and looking at various animal artifacts.
Educational Programs for classrooms or assemblies that are brought to your location within 100-mile radius of the Zoo.
Video Resources for Teachers
Join Rob Nelson from Untamed Science as he learns more about the North Carolina Zoo in this video series.
Looking for fun new activities for your family? Our Wild About Nature gives you the tools to make nature play.
Come explore the scientific world with us. We will present a new science experiment you can try at home. We will have lots of fun and you may even learn something.
Other Resources for Teachers
Our educator resources have ideas for both classroom and Zoo field trip activities for students of all ages focusing on wildlife, plants, and their natural habitats.
School Field Trip Information