Forestry Institute for Teachers 2023

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Forestry Institute for Teachers 2023

Forestry Institute for Teachers (FIT) is a week-long Professional Development Program providing cross-curricular training in NGSS Curricula.

By California Society of American Foresters

When and where


Various (Camp McCumber, Sierra Outdoor School, Humboldt State University, Blodgett Forest Research Station) 35440 Deer Flat Road Shingletown, CA 96088

Refund Policy

No Refunds

About this event

  • 7 days 18 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

The California Society of American Foresters invites you to participate in the 30th year of the Forestry Institute for Teachers ( At FIT, natural resource professionals and our credentialed education team will bring the forest into your classroom using NGSS-aligned curricula.

PLEASE NOTE: Sessions are limited to ensure a high quality experience for participants. We do our best to accommodate everyone's first choice of location, but please know that we assign space on a first come first serve basis. If you plan to attend with other educators from your school or district, please let us know in your application.

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About the organizer

The Society of American Foresters (SAF) is the national scientific and educational organization representing the forestry profession in the United States. Founded in 1900 by Gifford Pinchot, it is the largest professional society for foresters in the world. The mission of the Society of American Foresters is to advance the science, education, technology, and practice of forestry; to enhance the competency of its members; to establish professional excellence; and, to use the knowledge, skills, and conservation ethic of the profession to ensure the continued health and use of forest ecosystems and the present and future availability of forest resources to benefit society. SAF is a nonprofit organization meeting the requirements of 501 (c) (3). SAF members include natural resource professionals in public and private settings, researchers, CEOs, administrators, educators, and students.

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