School Programs

Whether you’re looking for pre-made lessons, exciting videos of natural phenomena, ways for your students to practice science and engineering as they explore the natural world, to empower youth for climate action, or engage in conversations with The Wild Center Naturalists we’ve got you covered.

Welcome to School Programs

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Digital Learning

Dive into authentic, place-based learning experiences in science and engineering with The Wild Center’s suite of student-centered educational programs.


Do you have what it takes to become a Wild Center Jr. Naturalist?

No matter where you are in the world, we invite you to complete our new Jr. Naturalist Book and become certified as a Wild Center Jr. Naturalist!

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Virtual Field Trips

Engage your students in an exploration of science and the natural world from a uniquely Wild Center perspective – no bus ride necessary.


Wild Center Digital

Bring the spirit of The Wild Center into your home. Take a virtual visit of exhibits, tune into Lunchtime Live and Digital Lessons, or check out the live views throughout The Wild Center and beyond.


Youth Climate Program

The Wild Center’s Youth Climate Program works to convene, engage, connect and empower young people around the world for action on climate change.


Ways of Knowing: Haudenosaunee Stories and Culture

Experience Haudenosaunee Stories and Culture through a series of Storytelling videos that explore traditional stories and invite us to consider different perspectives of nature and people.


Homeschool Days

On Wednesdays until October 7, we invite all homeschool families and students learning from home, to visit The Wild Center to delve into the natural world and awaken curiosity for all things untamed. 


Youth Have Power: Plugging into Climate Action

A multi-month event series designed to elevate youth voices for climate action and get youth involved in solutions to climate change.