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Professional Development and Calendar Events for the Week of June 7-13. 2015

Posted by on June 7, 2015 in Esri GIS Software, Online Learning, Professional Development, Student Opportunities, Workshop | Comments Off on Professional Development and Calendar Events for the Week of June 7-13. 2015

Sunday, June 7, 2015 Las Chicas de Matematicas –  UNC Math Camp for Young Women, June 7-12 – For more information and registration, please click here. Monday, June 8, 2015 Las Chicas de Matematicas –  UNC Math Camp for Young Women, June 7-12 – For more information and registration, please click here. Student Opportunities: CCEE:  Challenge of Liberty Seminar, June 8-12 – For more information and registration, please click here. Camp iPad Leadership Edition, June 8-9 – For more information and registration, please click here. Tuesday, June 9, 2015 Las...

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Castle View High School Offering FREE GIS Workshop for K-12 Teachers this Summer!

Posted by on May 11, 2015 in Esri GIS Software, Professional Development, Workshop | Comments Off on Castle View High School Offering FREE GIS Workshop for K-12 Teachers this Summer!

Roger Felch and Chris Nichols are offering a free GIS workshop for K-12 Teachers this summer.  They have been awarded an Esri grant to offer a workshop to support the introduction of ArcGIS Online and other geospatial technologies to K-12 classrooms throughout Colorado.   The workshop will familiarize teachers with ArcGIS software and its many classroom applications and support the development of lessons that will enhance curriculum through spatial problem solving.  Current classroom teachers and Educators in school districts serving low income students will be given first priority.  Space...

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Geographic Information Science (GIS) in Colorado

Posted by on January 18, 2015 in Esri GIS Software, Events, Professional Development, Resources | Comments Off on Geographic Information Science (GIS) in Colorado

Geographic Information Science (GIS) encompasses computer hardware and software systems used to store, display, analyze, and map information related to multiple fields.  These tools include maps and globes, global positioning (GPS) units, and web-based interactive programs such as Google Earth. The Colorado Geographic Alliance (COGA) is working to support Colorado teachers so they are knowledgeable and comfortable with these technologies. The Colorado Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) and eNetLearning have signed an agreement to provide all Colorado K-12 schools and districts...

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