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Patricia Gail Patrick

  • Teacher Education and Higher Education, UNCG

There are 3 included publications by Patricia Gail Patrick :

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Acorn Alive 2002 1711 As summer turns into fall, oak trees share their bounty acorns. While the number varies with the age, size, species, and weather, a single tree can have as many as 15,000 acorns in a single year, but less than one percent of them will germinate. That...
Conservation and education: prominent themes in zoo mission statements 2007 2568 In this study, the authors examine the mission statements of 136 zoos in the United States that the American Zoo and Aquarium Association (AZA) has accredited, and report on the predominant themes of education and conservation in the statements. To e...
Mental models high school students hold of zoos 2006 1376 "The purpose of this study was to depict the mental models high school students, ages 14-18, hold of zoos. This study also examined how students define conservation and the role of zoos in conservation. This study examined the differences in mental m...