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    • 22 Aug 2017
    • 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    • Canterbury College, Old Logan Village Road, Waterford, Queensland 4133

    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, 2017

    Time: 8:30am-3:00pm

    Location: 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!

Please see our contact page for more information on resources, support or other enquiries.

Geography Teachers' Association of Queensland Inc.
237 Milton Road
Milton 4064

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