Calendar of Events
Educator Workshops


  • November 8, 6 pm – 9 pm
    Growing Up WILD: Talking Science with Tots
    USFWS Visitor's Center, 402 Center Ave Kodiak, AK 99615. Learn methods to enhance young learners capacity to communicate about science using hands-on activities, music, inquiry and more!  This workshop is for educators of young children, ages 2-7, but anyone is welcome. Cost is $20 per person and includes the Curriculum Guide Growing Up WILD. Workshop hours count toward professional development, accreditation and grant match. Register at: Contact Brenda Duty, 907-267-2216 or
  • November 9 – 10, Nov. 9, 5–8:30pm; Nov.10, 9–5pm
    Inquiry into Alaska’s Fabulous Furbearers
    Kodiak USFWS Visitor Center, 402 Center Ave. Register: Use a thematic approach to teach about Adaptations, Locomotion, Animal Signs, Food Chains/Webs, Ecology, Habitat, Patterns and a little animal Venn Shui!

    Additional Information

    Materials fee: $50. Graduate credit is available through UAA, not required for participation. Credit cost is $74. Professional Development for educators, parents, agency staff and youth camp coordinators. Optional re-certification credit available. Compliments the KISD Science Curriculum Focus on the Alaska Wildlife Curriculum, and the NEW Alaska’s Bears Teacher’s Guide! Engage Inquiry based methods and multiple disciplines into your lessons. ADFG resources highlighted, including training on using Trail Cameras to catch wildlife in the act near your school, home or center! Questions? 907-267-2216