Esri Ireland are running the ‘Teach with ArcGIS for Schools Online Training course in conjunction with Carrick on Shannon Education Centre, on Thursday 28th of May (part 1) &Thursday 4th of June (part 2) from 5:00-6:30 pm.The training is aimed at teachers who are interested in learning how to use Geographical Information Systems (GIS) as a Digital Learning Technology in their teaching for Geography but also for teachers in Business or STEM subjects who would like to know how to use GIS and spatial skills in their classrooms through the ArcGIS for Schools Programme.
The ArcGIS for Schools Programme gives free access to this technology to every school in Ireland and each attendee can sign up to get a free account for their school at https://schools.esri-ireland.ie/sign-up/
This course will go through how to teach subjects and topics in new interactive ways by collecting, analysing and visualising data on a wide range of topics through interactive maps. For example, teachers can use GIS to plot geological or historical points of interest, study climate change, predict future scenarios, explore world events through live data on maps or conduct field-based surveys.
|Course Date||28-05-2020 5:00 pm|
|Course End Date||28-05-2020 6:30 pm|
|Attachment||TeachwithArcGISforSchoolsFlyer - virtual course.pdf|
Co. Leitrim, Rep. of Ireland