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Results are in for the 2019 ArcGIS Online Competition for US High School and Middle School Students! Congratulations to the national winners and honorable mentions at both levels, and to the 40 other state winners competing for the grand prize -- a trip to the 2019 Esri Education Summit and Esri User Conference. And cheers to the 124 other… (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: Michael Timm Position/Job and Affiliation: Milwaukee Water Stories Program Manager… (Show more)
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cfitzpatrick-esristaff
It's #TeacherAppreciationWeek, and Tuesday is #NationalTeacherDay. As if all the thanks teachers deserve could be distilled into one week, much less a single day. They don't do it for thanks, and certainly not for money. It is for most a calling, a drive to help others develop. They change the world, one learner at a time, 15 or 50 or 150 per… (Show more)
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Administrators of an ArcGIS Online Organization account have important responsibilities. They control all permissions and settings in the Org, including invitations, entry, and privileges. So I am astonished when teachers seek assistance because the ONLY admin in the Org has left the school. I'm gobsmacked when I learn it happened months ago. Good… (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: Dave Cooper Position: Planning GIS Tech, Columbus Consolidated Government What was your… (Show more)
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cfitzpatrick-esristaff
Last week, Minnesota lost a key player in the rise of GIS in K12 education. Scott Freburg retired from the MN Dept of Education. But the state hasn't lost as much as it might seem. Freburg has been a difference-maker, and such folks often stick around, making more waves.   He had his first experiences with remote sensing and GIS in college in the… (Show more)
cfitzpatrick-esristaff
For over 25 years, students in school have learned "standard classroom content" using GIS. Some have honed their skills further through research projects as club activities, or submitted independent work to competitions. And students in elementary, middle, and high school have engaged in service projects, making a real difference in their… (Show more)
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From GeoMentor Peter Stetson:  "I am offering two weeklong Geospatial workshops this summer for middle and high school educators. They are called the Power of Data which is a NSF grant through Northern Arizona University. Through the grant the educators will be paid to learn!"
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ATTN Southern New England Educators. Workshop opportunity announcement from Peter Stetson:   "I am hosting two workshops this summer for Southern New England educators called the "Power of Data". It is a NSF grant through Northern Arizona University designed to provide a basic understanding of Geospatial Inquiry. The workshop is for middle and… (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: Jennifer Marie Novy Position/Job and Affiliation: GIS Technician III/Project Management… (Show more)
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