Contests, field trips, teacher resources and more—our portal for education gives you access to current information about Georgia's wildlife and beyond.
- Teaching Resources
- Year-round Programs, Field Trips & Summer Camps
- Teacher Education/Training Workshops
- Contests, Competitions & Grants
- STEAM Ideas for the Classroom
- Backyard Wildlife
- Georgia Wild E-Newsletter
- Exploring Georgia's Wildlife Coloring Book
- Monarch Butterfly Coloring Book
- Northern Bobwhite Quail Coloring Sheet
- Teacher Guide to Georgia Sandhills
- Guidelines for Holding and Collecting Animals for Educational Purposes
- Species of Concern: Georgia Biodiversity Portal
- "Calls of the Wild" — Georgia Frogs CD
- Article from Muse Magazine: Science@Work, Prescribed Burning
Educational Videos & Livestreams
Check out this specially curated playlist for environmental and outdoor education. The playlist features videos from Wildlife Resources Division, Georgia Public Broadcasting and more.
Programs & Field Trips
Find an education center near your school with our education center location map.
The National Archery in the Schools Program is an in-school program aimed at improving educational performance among students in grades 4–12.
Want to include an exciting archery activity at your next School Event? Reach out to the Georgia Wildlife Resources Division-Hunter Development Program about items like "Stick It Archery," "Hoverball Archery," "Standard Archery," and "Wildlife ID Kits." Find out more about each activity HERE. These items are available at no cost to you, but must be arranged in advance by contacting the Hunter Development Program Office (706-557-3355).
Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center, located about an hour east of Atlanta in Mansfield, GA hosts variety of educational programs for K–12 audiences and scouts. All program are aligned to the Georgia Standards for Excellence and/or scout merit badges.
- Brooke Ager Discovery Area School Programs
- Outreach Programs
- The Outdoor Discovery School Overnight School Programs
- Wildlife and Other Wonders (WOW) Outdoor Programs
The Go Fish Education Center, located in Perry, GA offers educational programs that include on-site classroom programs, public workshops and seminars. Classroom programs are interactive, hands-on lessons that align to the Georgia Performance Standards. Learn more about what the center offers.
Located in Helen, GA, offers many educational programs that include on-site visits, outreach and teacher-led educational opportunities, as well as continued learning for teachers. View a brochure of current program opportunities.
- Camp TALON (Teen Adventures Learning Ornithology and Nature)
- Junior Naturalist Summer Camps
- Charlie Elliott Education Center Camps
This award-winning program provides a means for educators to teach important environmental and conservation concepts.
Growing Up WILD helps early childhood educators with an activity guide that builds on children’s sense of wonder about nature and invites them to explore wildlife and the world around them.
Flying WILD gives teachers the resources to introduce middle-school students to bird conservation through school bird festivals and hands-on classroom activities.
- Conservation Teacher of the Year $1,000 Grant
- Give Wildlife a Chance Poster Contest
- State Fish Art Contest
- The Youth Birding Competition (YBC)
- The Youth Birding Competition (YBC) T-Shirt Art Contest
- Search Events
- Public Events at Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center
- Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center's Keeping GA Wild Festival
- Kids' Fishing Events (KFE)
- Go Fish Education Center Calendar
- Youth Christmas Bird Count
Printable Posters & Workbooks
- Don't Move Fish Poster
- Freshwater Fish Poster
- Wanted Aquatic Nuisance Species Poster
- Aquatic Nuisance Species Workbook
If you are interested in a printed version of any poster, please visit your nearest Regional Fisheries office.