Women and Snakes – February 2, 2013

Victoria Hodges – Commerce City, Colorado

Victoria is an educator in Commerce City’s afterschool and summer programs.  She also had an extreme fear of snakes that originated from a lack of exposure and understanding.  She also understood that as an “educator” she needed to overcome her fears not only for herself but for her students and their education.  She cautiously watched our program from outside the classroom but soon found herself drawn to the snakes.  Before we left, Victoria conquered her fear to the cheers of her students by holding a sand boa.  Thank you Victoria for stepping up as an example for our children and teachers.

About Center for Snake Conservation

The Center for Snake Conservation is a non-profit organization for the conservation of all snakes and their natural ecosytems. Our mission is to promote the conservation of snakes and their natural ecosystems and implement positive change in human attitudes towards snakes.

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