Animals Become Teachers in the Classroom

January 29, 2016 06:32 PM

Most high school science classes rely heavily on books. But as part of an animal science program in Arlington, Virginia, students get actual hands-on experience learning how to care for animals. A number of the students have gone on to careers such as veterinarians and zookeepers. As we hear from VOA's Deborah Block, the animal laboratory has an unusual collection of creatures.