• Teaching and Learning about Earth Day and the Environment using GIS

    Introduction We have always been fascinated with our home:  The Earth.  Our blue-and-green oasis of life in the solar system has been the subject of poetry, music, novels, scientific investigation, and&mdash...
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  • GeoInquiries Available for Map Viewer Beta

    GeoInquiries are a great introduction to GIS for teachers and students alike. Through them, you can get familiar with ArcGIS Online through maps that fit into your curriculum, align with standards you are already...
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  • 2020 Esri User Conference: Information for Educators and Students

    As you are aware, the 2020 Esri User Conference is moving to a virtual format.  The event will include Plenary sessions, technical workshops, user sessions, an Expo, and unique networking events. It will take pla...
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  • Esri Brown Bag GIS Education Chats

    We have heard from colleagues in higher education GIS that there is an ongoing need to keep our community connected during these times of rapid change in education and technology.   Join your colleagues in h...
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  • A new online Teaching Geography in the 21st Century course

    Join me in an online Teaching Geography in the 21st Century course through eNetLearning.    As the COVID-19 situation makes sadly and abundantly clear, geography is more relevant now than ev...
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  • GIS coding skills and strategies for university students and faculty

    Because GIS is rapidly expanding its presence in web architecture, manifested in such features as "data as a service", online software tools, hubs and portals, customizable web apps, and sharing capabilities, skills i...
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  • Webinar: ArcGIS Insights for Data Scientists

    Data scientists can now connect ArcGIS Insights to their existing Python and R Kernels. This will enable them to extend their data science capabilities with Spatial Analysis and Visualization, through an easy drag and...
  • Participatory Mapping with Google Forms, Google Sheets, and ArcGIS Online

    I have been receiving questions from schools that have become "Google Schools" as well as universities and individual researchers who want to use Google Sheets in ArcGIS Online.  What are the advantages of using ...
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  • Powerful, implementable ways to teach about population with GIS tools and data

    Teaching and learning about demographics and population change in an effective, engaging manner is enriched and enlivened through the use of web mapping tools and spatial data. These tools, enabled by the advent of cl...
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  • Fun with GIS 265: ArcGIS School Bundle Continues

    In a world turned upside down, here is some stability. The ArcGIS School Bundle will be renewed through July 2025, at no cost to users. All School Bundle licenses showing any online or desktop use in the last couple o...
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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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  • Leveraging COVID-19 GIS Resources in Higher Education

    COVID-19 outbreaks are bringing the use of GIS technology to the forefront.  Many field surveys, maps, data, , dashboards, and story maps have been deployed by multiple agencies to better understand the coronavir...
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  • Using Jupyter Notebooks from within ArcGIS Pro environment

    For those using Jupyter notebooks and ArcGIS Pro out there, this is exciting news!  With the release of ArcGIS Pro 2.5, you can now create, edit, and save Jupyter notebooks as part of your ArcGIS Pro project with...
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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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  • 10 New ArcGIS Pro Lesson Activities, Learn Paths, and Migration Reflections

    A new set of 10 ArcGIS Pro lessons empowers GIS practitioners, instructors, and students with essential skills to find, acquire, format, and analyze public domain spatial data within a GIS environment to make dec...
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  • Challenging times provide opportunities for universities to serve their communities

    As disruptive as the response to COVID-19 has been for higher education, one inspiring aspect has been the tendency of colleges and universities to turn challenges into opportunities.  Much of this has come in th...
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  • Fun with GIS 253: Teaching Underground

    [This article has been updated May 2020. See bottom.]   Hans Bodenhamer is an unusual teacher. He doesn't use a cell phone, doesn't spend a ton of time on computers, and engages an "old school" approach to teach...
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  • Get Started with ArcGIS Maps for Office

    Hey Friends….have you checked out the latest learn lesson for ArcGIS Maps for Office!   Get Started with ArcGIS Maps for Office in this 60-minute lesson where you will create a map, enrich a...
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  • Workforce for ArcGIS - Useful Links

    Workforce for ArcGIS is a mobile app solution that uses the power of location to coordinate your field workforce. It integrates work management to reduce reliance on paper and provides everyone with access to the auth...
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  • Why Single Sign On for academia (enterprise logins)

    For a while we have recommended that the best approach for managing an ArcGIS Online or ArcGIS Enterprise portals is to enable enterprise logins, commonly referred to as Single Sign On (SSO). The information below may...
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