For Educators

Hands-On Learning

Let the zoo connect your students with their inner “wild” through programs, assemblies, and field trips all year long.  We’ll spark creativity, curiosity, and wonder with our outstanding resources.  Click a link below or contact us at 260-427-6808 or at to begin your adventure.

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Fort Wayne Children's Zoo School Programs Guide

School Programs Guide

The School Programs Guide contains everything you need to know about zoo programs, field trips, and more. The Guide includes a coupon for a Free Planning Visit so you can make your field trip educational! Look for a valuable coupon from our sponsor, United Art & Education.

Download our 2014-2015 School Programs Guide

Indiana Academic Standards

All zoo programs and resources support Indiana Academic Standards for:

  • Language Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Social Studies

Click here for a complete listing of academic standards met by zoo resources, or contact us at 260-427-6808 or

Teacher E-News

Stay up to date on the latest zoo happenings by subscribing to the zoo’s electronic newsletter for educators.