25th Annual Northeast Arc Users Group Conference
November 7 - November 10, 2010
Newport Marriott ~ Newport, Rhode Island
GIS in Education Pre-Conference Event
8:30 am 5:00 pm
For educators who use GIS in K-12 and Higher Education. There will be hands-on training from nationally recognized trainers, opportunities to learn about new resources, examples of successful projects around the region, chances to network with other educators and instructional technologists about their GIS programs, and much more.
GIS Educators Day Only $75
GIS Educators Day and Monday Registration
(**Please contact Delaney Meeting and Event Management at 802-865-5202 to register for this special rate**)
Preliminary Program Agenda
(subject to change)
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Coffee/Continental Breakfast/Registration
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM Welcome & Introduction
Overview of the day
Opening Remarks (Charlie Fitzpatrick)
9:40 AM - 10:30 AM Online Mapping: Browser-based GIS for Your Classroom Introduction to ArcGIS Explorer Teaching GIS & Spatial Concepts to Young Children GIS Support for Archaeology at Yale University
10:40 AM - 11:30 AM Introduction to GIS Its in the Cloud: Locating and Sharing Data with ArcGIS.com Bringing Environmental Education Home: Refocusing from Global to Local with GPS and GIS Strengthening GIS Skills and Professionalism Through Community-Based Service Learning Projects
11:40 AM - 12:30 PM What's new in ArcGIS 10 Desktop Crime in the City: Patterns of Motor Vehicle Crime in Bangor, Maine Using GIS to Support Geographic Inquiry
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch
1:30 PM - 2:20 PM Pictures, Points, & Places (Pre-registration required - send an email to lmalone@worldviewsgis.com to reserve a place in this workshop) Animating your data in ArcGIS 10 Designing a GIS Course for High School Community-College Partnerships: Developing a strategic plan for a local land trust
2:30 PM - 3:20 PM Using Spatial Analyst to Explore Raster Data The Drifter Project: A Model of School-Community GIS Collaboration Panel: GIS Education A Discussion about Process and Content
3:30 PM - 4:20 PM Using Free Landsat Imagery in ArcGIS 10 Planning a GIS Day event Developing a Campus Physical Assets GIS Database at Bryant University
4:20 PM - 4:45 PM Wrap up/prizes
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