Education is an important component to conservation at the Fort Worth Zoo. As an educator, the value of having resources is important for students in understanding animals, science and conservation. Whether you are a formal or an informal educator, there are beneficial resources for you at the Fort Worth Zoo. We have workshops designed to meet the needs of all educators and provide a fun and interactive experience while gaining professional development hours. We have materials you can check-out and take back to the classroom as well as various on-site programs. We want the Zoo to be a useful resource for educators and a fantastic learning experience for students. Explore our website and discover what the Zoo can do for you!
Texas Turtle Watch
Established at the Fort Worth Zoo, Texas Turtle Watch is a citizen science program dedicated to providing local citizens a unique opportunity to explore the world around them while gathering scientific data and contributing to local conservation efforts on three turtle species in Texas. To learn more about the Texas Turtle Watch program, click here.