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This address: esriurl.com/k12learningguide This is a two-sides-of-a-page annotated list of recommended Esri learning resources, guides, and instructional resources for K-12 teachers looking to get started with ArcGIS. Share it as a digital PDF, or a hard-copy handout.
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ANg-esristaff
This address: esriurl.com/agoorgsforschools This document provides guidance for K12 (primary and secondary) schools on the use of ArcGIS Online Organizations. It gives the basic info needed to understand what an Organization is and does and why schools and districts should use them, without burying the viewer in minutiae. It presents guidance and…
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cfitzpatrick-esristaff
This address: esriurl.com/tabletime This is an exercise that helps people understand why tables matter, and why careful construction within the table matters. These elements are important because they influence what is doable within a map, such as being able to do numeric classification.
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cfitzpatrick-esristaff
This address: esriurl.com/gisinedintro This is a very quick high-level introduction to what GIS is -- software for making maps and analyzing data, using information about the world at a variety of scales.
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ANg-esristaff
This address: esriurl.com/agoskillbuilder The ArcGIS Online SkillBuilder is a "quick and dirty" tutorial for working with ArcGIS Online as a teacher or as a K12 student. Each page has 4-6 rows representing steps in learning about the software, with a thumbnail showing the item or process, a couple of sentences to read, and something to click and…
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cfitzpatrick-esristaff
This address: esriurl.com/schoolsandclubspdf This is a one side of one page doc that is a 60-second intro of what people can get access to for schools and clubs, with six key links and several secondary links.
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ANg-esristaff
This address: esriurl.com/agousestrategies This document shows different "modes" through which educators and students can engage ArcGIS Online: not logged in, logged in via public account, logged in via Organization account. Each mode has some advantages and some limitations. Page 1 summarizes the pros and cons, and Page2 looks at strategies for…
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cfitzpatrick-esristaff
This address: esriurl.com/introtomapdesign This is a very short intro to a few core principles of map design. These principles are timeless for communicating effectively with maps.
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cfitzpatrick-esristaff
This address: esriurl.com/gettingstartedforeducators This document helps people exploring GIS in K12 Instruction who want to learn in a ramped, sequential path, starting at Step One.
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