What is a Docent?
A docent is a teacher. The word “docent” comes from the Latin word “docere” which means teacher or educator.
What does a Docent do?
Docents provide educational experiences through presentations and exhibit interpretation with live animals and other materials.
How do you become a Docent?
Complete our 36 hour training program. Commit to volunteer more than 60 hours each year
Next Docent training begins Fall 2015
We look forward to helping you take the first steps to a lifelong adventure with our intensive (and fun!) Docent training program.
For more information on Docents:
(812) 435-6143 ext. 414