Science Comes Alive: Impact of Animal Ambassadors in the Classroom

Appeared Spring 2015
Published in Zoological Association of America

Animal care technician, long-time Wild Wonders volunteer and GFP student Laura Marx asks: Are we really making a difference in learning, understanding and caring for wildlife and the environment? In Science Comes Alive: Impact of Animal Ambassadors in the Classroom, Marx provides results that support the need for animal ambassador programs which can be beneficial in reaching children from diverse backgrounds who may not have access to such learning experiences.