FISH TO SCHOOLS About three years ago the Sitka School District SSD in Alaska was one of the first districts in the state to get serious about serving local seafood In a partnership with the National School Lunch Program and the local fishing community SSD has been serving local salmon twice a week The Sitka Conservation Society has developed a resource guide for serving local fish in schools with information on procurement and processing tips and even lesson plans that help connect salmon to the classroom

FISH TO SCHOOLS: About three years ago, the Sitka School District (SSD), in Alaska, was one of the first districts in the state to get serious about serving local seafood. In a partnership with the National School Lunch Program and the local fishing community, SSD has been serving local salmon twice a week. The Sitka Conservation Society has developed a resource guide for serving local fish in schools with information on procurement and processing, tips and even lesson plans that help connect salmon to the classroom.

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