Classroom teachers must complete a full workshop to become certified to participate in this program.
Workshops for the 2020/21 School Year
We will be offering online workshops this fall/winter. At this time, we
do not anticipate providing any in-person training for the coming year but
do plan on supporting teachers interested in hatching fish in their
For teachers wanting to hatch fish for the first time
If you would like to be notified when registration for workshops opens, email Ethan.Rotman@wildlife.ca.gov asking to be notified of upcoming new teacher workshops.
For teachers who already hatch fish
These sessions will help teachers navigate hatching fish in a COVID environment and are optional for teachers who are certified to hatch fish. Topics covered will include:
- New virtual tools to help you hatch fish
- Options for hatching fish in a COVID environment
- Working with your coach under physical distancing restrictions
- Including students in the entire experience when teaching remotely
If you are interested, email Ethan.Rotman@wildlife.ca.gov and ask to be notified when the dates are set.