RIGEA will be sponsoring a follow-up workshop on how to use online mapping in the classroom (this time with step-by-step instructions to reference later). This computer lab-based professional development workshop is designed to train someone with LITTLE TO NO EXPERIENCE how to use free online mapping tools in a classroom setting. This is open to educators from all grade levels and subjects. In this training participants will be able to:
- Create online maps that can be used in the classroom.
- Convert GPS waypoints into map features in ArcGIS Online using CSV files. CSV to Map Instructions.
- Create a dynamic Web Mapping Application StoryMaps Tutorial Instructions.
The registration fee is WAIVED for all RIGEA members and those that have attended previous workshops ($10 at the door otherwise); with limited seating we ask that you reserve your spot by simply emailing an RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. Lunch (Pizza and soda) will be provided.
WHEN: April 19th, 2014 9am-12pm
WHERE: Rhode Island College, Alger Hall 101(see campus map).
This is a sample StoryMap created by our Alliance coordinator, Seth Dixon, and you’ll be able to build own after attending this Saturday Morning event.