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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 ArcGIS Online login with Esri access enabled" and Esri Customer Number can have access to all the presentations. K12 students… (Show more)
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Click to view contentThe latest GeoMentor newsletter is out! Vol. 6, No. 3 for June 2020 (emailed out on June 30th - so just making that 'June' qualification and perfectly hitting the halfway point of the year!). Check it out for GeoMentor reports from the field, resources for GIS and equity issues, and more. Questions, comments, activities or resources to share? … (Show more)
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Click to view contentEach month we feature GeoMentor volunteers to showcase the wonderful talent available in our community to assist K-12 schools. Read our full collection of GeoMentor spotlights online. Want to be featured? Information is available on our program website. Name: Bethany Hall Position/Job and Affiliation: GIS Coordinator with Consolidated Utility… (Show more)
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cfitzpatrick-esristaff
2020 is the year of online conferences! Esri 2020 User Conference:  Mon July 13 through Wed July 15, 2020 Esri 2020 Education Summit: Thu Aug 6 and Fri Aug 7, 2020. Though separated by weeks, the Education Summit ("EdUC") will be a key complement to the User Conference ("UC"); coming just before most US K12 schools open, the EdUC will bridge… (Show more)
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In 2014, Esri made ArcGIS Online Organizations available to U.S. schools at no cost. In July 2017, the ArcGIS School Bundle was born, made available worldwide in 2018. In July 2020 the ArcGIS School Bundle gets renewed, for all who either started it or used it since January 1 of 2018. This will happen without users needing to do anything. This new… (Show more)
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The 2020 ArcGIS Online Competition for US High Schools and Middle Schools was gearing up for the final quarter when March arrived. Just one of the 35 participating states had completed their work; the rest expected final pushes by students even into early May. Coronavirus brought serious roadblocks as students lost connectivity, devices, guidance,… (Show more)
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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 transition step into responsible adulthood. How do we foster exploration, interaction, service, and creative expression? What tools are… (Show more)
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I am looking for any GIS industry users who would like to Skype with my students and present how they use GIS in their profession. This is looking ahead to next school year and would just be a brief presentation. If you are interested please reply.
cfitzpatrick-esristaff
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 in Washington DC after college. The hour-each-way between her home in Watts and her school in the Boyle Heights neighborhood of Los… (Show more)
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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 with you in Survey123 through ArcGIS Online.   It takes a few steps and a few tools, but with Survey123, Survey123 Connect, and ArcGIS… (Show more)
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