• 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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  • Fun with GIS 267: From Watts to Washington

    Facing uncertainty, would we know to grab opportunity? When she was in eighth grade, Roxana Ayala had no idea that her choice of high school would lead her to the White House before high school graduation, and a job i...
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  • Stop Teaching GIS

    Teach how to learn GIS instead.   That was a guiding principle as I recently redesigned the gateway course to the Penn State Online certificate and masters degree programs in GIS.   I began developing "Nat...
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  • Teaching with ArcGIS Notebooks Webinar

    Integrating Python libraries has never been easier with ArcGIS Notebooks, which provides a Jupyter notebook experience optimized for spatial analysis. ArcGIS Notebooks provides an easy way to combine Python libraries ...
  • GIS for agriculture CTE Learn path

    Interested in how GIS can be used in an agriculture CTE program? Check out this new Learn path: GIS for agriculture CTE programs | Learn ArcGIS    In under an hour, you (and the folks you share it with...
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  • Using two new tools to analyze volcanic eruptions in Kilauea and Beyond

    The rapid advancement of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) data in society and in programs at universities and even in some secondary schools has led to some amazing tools and data with which to analyze the world.  E...
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  • An offline map in Survey123

    You might not always have an internet connection when collecting data in the field. Now, not only can you collect data without one in Survey123, but you can also still see the map! How? By taking maps offline wit...
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  • Geo AI Webinar: AI for Lidar Feature Extraction

    Digital Twins are important for efficient local government operations, urban planning and design, transportation, and more. Creation and maintenance of Digital Twin via lidar is expensive and requires constant inflow ...
  • ArcGIS Urban E-book: 5 Ways to Transform Urban Planning

    The recently published the E-book 5 Ways to Transform Urban Planning shows how location intelligence is used to transform how we plan and shape our future. ArcGIS Urban helps planners solve the modern d...
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  • 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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  • COVID-19 Esri Educator Support Office Hours

    Given recent events, how can you effectively teach GIS online?   Join Esri higher education team to learn about tools, data, curricular materials, and teaching approaches during these informal virtual office...
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  • Fun with GIS 228: Marrying Survey123 and Collector

    [[Updated at bottom, Sept.30, 2018]] [[Updated again at bottom, April 28, 2020, recommending https://esriurl.com/appsinschools]]   Can you make sense of this table? Student,envir,item,state,condition,height_m,...
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  • Webinar: Text Analytics and Location Intelligence

    Do you know that almost 80% of the world’s data is unstructured? Unstructured data can be found in emails, speech transcripts, briefings, social media posts, news reports, and many other places   The ques...
  • Which app should I use to collect data?

    Which app should I use to collect data? That's a question I hear a lot – both now, in the education space, and previously, when I was part of the field apps team. Esri offers multiple apps for collecting data in...
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  • Scrambling to Teach? See "Mapping Hour"

    Struggling to engage students who are stuck at home? Esri offers mapping and analysis tools free to schools for instruction. "But, I'm a 'suddenly-teaching-parent,' while my kids' teachers are trying to learn to teach...
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  • Join us online for the 2020 Esri UC

    As Jack Dangermond announced yesterday, 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 ev...
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