STEAM-Based Environmental Education

See specific information on respective School Program pages regarding Elachee’s COVID-19 preparedness protocols.

Elachee’s innovative and grade-appropriate STEAM-based environmental curricula correlate with the Georgia Standards for Excellence (GSE) and the Gwinnett County Public Schools Academic Knowledge and Skills (AKS).

“Our staff cannot teach what it wants to teach without Elachee.”
– The Museum School, Dekalb County Charter School, Decatur, GA

Each year, tens of thousands of children and teens from dozens of Georgia school systems and home school programs engage in memorable and meaningful ecology encounters through field trips to Elachee Nature Science Center, the only SACS/Cognia-accredited nature center in the southeastern United States. For schools unable to visit the Nature Center, teachers may schedule an Elachee in Your Classroom outreach or an Elachee Interactive Distance Learning program.

Elachee’s school program formats include: