• Fun with GIS 258: The Esri 2020 Education Summit

    [[COVID Update June 2020: The Education Summit will be online only, Aug 5,6,7. See FWG271 and FWG273.]]   The "best event in town" for a GIS-using K12 teacher just got better for those at a school with an ArcGIS...
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  • COVID-19 Educator Support: Virtualization of ArcGIS On-Premise and Cloud Options for Higher Education

    The coronavirus (COVID-19) is causing many universities and colleges to virtualize their classes.  Recently we have fielded many questions on how to virtualize ArcGIS, to support the...
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  • Resources for Teaching Introductory Remote Sensing

    Remote sensing education--courses, programs, and curriculum--have existed since the 1980s.  Should it be taught in 2020 and beyond?  I would say, absolutely yes, for the following reasons:  (1)  Re...
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  • Flattening Earth - An intro to projections

    Earth is round and there are globes in many classrooms. But when we talk about maps we are often talking about flat maps (either on paper or on a screen). How does something round become something flat? Grab an orange...
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  • Curricular Resources and Messaging for Teaching Location Analytics in Business

    Given that location matters in business, and that Esri location analytics tools and geospatial data are increasingly used in business workplaces, how can faculty effectively teach principles and applications in locati...
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  • Webinar: GeoAI with Video and Oriented Imagery

    Deep learning when applied to video and oriented imagery can be groundbreaking and great value is realized when location is added to this equation.     Join webinar:   Title: GeoAI with Video and O...
  • Fun with GIS 266: Educating for Uncertainty

    Facing disaster, the best odds for effective response lie with the generalist. Adaptability is crucial. Prior knowledge is useful, but especially about problem solving. At least as important are willingness to attempt...
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  • Fun with GIS 268: GIS Club Kit

    Coronavirus has bludgeoned social patterns. Among the victims are youth clubs and camps, scrambling to give pre-teens and young-teens a new experience, parents a break from 24x7 oversight, and young adults a key trans...
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  • GeoAI Webinar: Making Predictions with ArcGIS

    Making Predictions is one of the most important aspects Machine Learning can help with. A lot of these predictions are geospatial ones by design, like predicting high potential areas for retail, predicting disease pro...
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  • Interview with Professor Chris Carter, author of Introduction to Human Geography using ArcGIS Online

    I had the pleasure of recently interviewing Professor Chris Carter, professor of geography from Long Beach City College, about his book for Esri Press entitled Introduction to Human Geography Using ArcGIS Online. ...
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  • Watch and Learn - New Best Practice Videos Available

    Over the past year, the Esri Education team has written several blog posts on how to best administer the new Education Institution Agreement.  These posts contain concise explanations and links to more detai...
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  • Congratulations to the 2020 Esri Young Scholar Award Winners!

    Coordinated by Esri's international distributors and Esri's international and education teams, the Esri Young Scholars Award program was launched in 2012. Winners are honored each year at the Esri User Conference. The...
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  • It’s time to open your Notebook!

    With the June 2020 update of ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Notebooks are now available to everyone in your ArcGIS Online organization. There is nothing extra to buy nor an app to assign to start using ArcGIS Notebooks &#...
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  • New option for assigning licenses: June 2019 ArcGIS Online release

    Fellow Educators:   We are excited to share an update about the upcoming release of ArcGIS Online, which was heavily influenced by the Education community (you) – new functionality is added to make it eas...
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  • Higher Education Special Interest Group Meeting

    Join us Thursday morning (July 16) for the UC Higher Education Special Interest Group Meeting, 9:15 am – 10:15 am PDT.  We’ll share updates and resources to help you serve your community whether they&...
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  • FAQs for Student Access via Learn ArcGIS

    Please note:  This document is no longer being updated. For the most current information, please visit the new FAQ here: Frequently Asked Questions for Learn ArcGIS  -------------------------------...
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  • Learn ArcGIS Student Program

    At the User Conference Plenary session, Jack Dangermond briefly announced a new program, the Learn ArcGIS Student Program, designed to provide access to software and lessons to higher education students who are learni...
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  • Be Ready for Esri Virtual UC 2020

    Do you remember how big and exciting Esri UC in San Diego was?  And how easy it was to get lost in many different events and activities?  Moving the UC to a virtual format will have a similar experience....
  • Fun with GIS 272: UC2020 Preview for Educators

    Esri's 2020 User Conference will be online, free upon registration, and open to all educators and even students. Teachers attached to an ArcGIS School Bundle (see map) who register with their "properly configured ArcG...
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  • Best way to share ArcGIS executables and license files

    We often get asked “I’d like my students, staff or faculty to use ArcGIS Pro, what is the best way to distribute the download/executable to them”? This applies to any other Esri application that need...
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