• Fun with GIS 250: Shared Differences

    Doing powerful things with basic tools is far more impressive than doing basic things with powerful tools. Dramatic results can come from even a wee bit of well-crafted field work. And good projects can become great b...
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  • Everything you ever wanted to know about making great pop-ups

    Too many maps, apps, or Story Maps that are otherwise great, have suffered from poorly crafted or unconfigured pop-ups. Even the very best GIS and digital mapping pros often overlook the importance, and...
  • 3 New GIS-Based Lessons:  Change over Space and Time, GIS for Beginners, and Teaching and Learning with the Esri Living Atlas of the World

    3 new lessons are now available, designed to foster inquiry, spatial thinking, and work with real data to understand our world that you are welcome to use and modify.  I wrote these lessons specifically aime...
    last modified by jkerski-esristaff
  • Join us at the 2019 Education Summit: Certification & Education

    Nothing beats presenting at the Education Summit!Each year I'm honored to engage with a room full of talented GIS professionals, educators, and students eager to learn how to integrate certification att...
    created by sboden-esristaff
  • Operations Dashboard at the Esri User Conference 2019

    FYI, a blog that discusses the activities related to Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS at UC is available.   Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS at Esri User Conference 2019   Members of the Operations Dashboa...
    created by dlaw-esristaff
  • Esri textbook recommendation

    I recently took a introduction crime mapping course, and I enjoyed the course. I want to keep learning and expanding my knowledge. I am still a beginner in understanding ArcGis. Is there any good textbook out there. T...
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  • Using the Data Interoperability Extension to import SDTS DLG files into ArcGIS Pro

    One of the challenges to working effectively in GIS has been the difficulty of importing certain spatial data formats into a GIS.  To meet this challenge, Esri's Data Interoperability Extension has been...
    last modified by jkerski-esristaff
  • 6 Tips for First Time Education Summit Attendees

    Your Quick Start Guide for Getting the Most Out of the Education Summit  If you have never attended Education Summit at Esri User Conference, here are a 6 tips to make your conference experience productive,...
    created by rboone-esristaff
  • Field Operations at the Esri User Conference 2019

    The Field Operations capability of the ArcGIS Platform enables you to optimize efficiency in field activities with the power of location intelligence. This capability is offered via a suite of field apps that enables ...
    created by dlaw-esristaff
  • Difference between Collector Apps

    Dear ESRI community,   I was wondering what the differences were between the Collector Apps (Collector Classic vs. Collector for ArcGIS (new)). I have seen that the design has improved, but is there any dif...
    last modified by Rob_UvAGIS
  • Missing netCDF data through central meridian in ArcMap 10.3

    Hi,   I have an issue with some netCDF data I have downloaded from the NCEP/NCAR reanalysis plots on the NOAA website (https://www.esrl.noaa.gov/psd/data/composites/day/). When imported into ArcMap, the data app...
    last modified by Notorious_Sly
  • QuickCapture app access

    Educators,   Some of you have asked - there are two components/access points for QuickCapture – it is very similar to how Survey123 is accessed/licensed.   Mobile app – download from Apple or ...
    last modified by geri_miller-esristaff
  • share housing

    Greetings,  I have a student who is interested in coming to the Users Conference and is looking to share housing with fellow students.  Any forums or leads as to how to connect would be most appreciated!...
  • What should I do for my GIS project?  Advice for students

    One of the most viewed blog essays I've ever written was entitled, What should I do for my GIS project?  While it certainly didn't go "viral", its theme seemed to strike a chord with many in education. ...
    last modified by jkerski-esristaff
  • Analyzing convenience stores at regional and local scales using GIS

    A variety of economic, geographic, and other factors influence a store chain to “stay regional” vs. going national or international.  Spatial patterns of where these regional chain stores are located ...
    last modified by jkerski-esristaff
  • A hands-on lesson in the new story maps tools

    I have created a new lesson in the exciting new story maps tools.  The lesson guides you through the creation of a map similar to the geomorphology field trip story map that I created and recently wrote about....
    last modified by jkerski-esristaff
  • Fun with GIS 249: The ArcGIS School Bundle

    The ArcGIS School Bundle is a powerful set of GIS software available to all K12 schools and youth clubs at no cost for instruction. The core component is an ArcGIS Online Organization (“Org”), with logins ...
    last modified by cfitzpatrick-esristaff
  • New option for assigning licenses: June 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...
  • Running ArcGIS Online on a Chromebook

    I received this question earlier this month: “My students use Chromebooks. Can we run ArcGIS Online on them?” I queried my colleagues on the education outreach team and here’s what I learned.  ...
    last modified by ASchutzberg-esristaff
  • E-Learning Planning Guide - Spring 2019

    Are you wondering what Esri web courses are available to support your courses? Are you looking for an easy-to-follow list of the best courses to include in your Intro to GIS syllabus?   I have updated this helpf...
    last modified by lbowden-esristaff