Professional Learning Day
A beginner’s guide to harnessing the latest digital technologies which will create innovative and challenging classroom learning – while also equipping your students for exciting careers in the geospatial industry!
This workshop will introduce you to a range of free geo technologies – including how to:
- easily integrate GIS into your classroom
- use location analytics to make web apps
- collect meaningful data in the field using your mobile phone!
International Guest Speaker
Dr. Joseph Kerski Ph.D GISP is the Education Manager for Esri – the world’s leading GIS technology provider!
He is a proud geographer, with a passion for creating engaging enquiry-driven learning activities using digital mapping technology – whether in the classroom, as a GIS Instructor at a range of universities across the United States or as an author and researcher.
Joseph is in Australia to support the launch of Esri Australia’s GIS for Schools program, making industry-leading GIS technology freely available to teachers and students!
Date: Tuesday 22nd August, 2017Location: Canterbury College, Old Logan Village Road, Waterford, Queensland 4133
Cost: $100 for GTAQ members; $120 for non-members
Note: Please bring your own device All attendees will receive copies of AGTA’s Geography Skills Unlocked and Cribb’s ‘The Coming Famine’ valued at over $70.
Please see the attached flyer for more details:
The Digital Future of Geography!