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lzwartje
hello colleagues I had in 2017 the fantastic opportunity to take part at the T3G training in San Diego, where in a week time we learned so much. At the same time we had the opportunity one evening to present projects we were involved at.   I presented there the project GI Learner, a3 year EU-funded project about geospatial thinking in secundary…
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cfitzpatrick-esristaff
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. Shortcut = "http://esriurl.com/tabletime"
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cfitzpatrick-esristaff
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. Shortcut = http://esriurl.com/gisinedintro
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ANg-esristaff
This document provides guidance for K12 (primary and secondary) schools on the use of ArcGIS Online Organizations. It tries to give viewers enough information 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 suggestions, not hard and fast…
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ANg-esristaff
The ArcGIS Online SkillBuilder is a "quick and dirty" tutorial for working with ArcGIS Online as a teacher or as a K12 student. Typically, 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 do. Designed for teachers to…
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cfitzpatrick-esristaff
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 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 teaching within that mode. Shortcut:…
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cfitzpatrick-esristaff
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 document will help people interested in exploring GIS in K12 Instruction and wanting to learn in a sequential path, starting at Square Zero. You can view it and use it inline here or download it at the bottom of this page. This doc is identical to that stored at http://esri.box.com/gettingstartedforeducators
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ANg-esristaff
Easy "first time intro" to ArcGIS Online in a hands-on fashion: Five things you can do with ArcGIS Online, each in about five minutes. Good for schools. Shortcut = http://esriurl.com/ago5x5
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