Geospatial Applications for Content Learning
Marsha Alibrandi, Fairfield University, United States ; Tom Baker, ESRI, United States ; James Oigara, Canisius College, United States ; Rita Hagevik, Patricia Stringer-Barnes, University of Tennessee, United States
Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, in Nashville, Tennessee, USA ISBN 978-1-880094-84-6 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Chesapeake, VA
New uses of Geospatial technologies (GSTs)from GPS to GIS to Google Earth and new online GIS mapping are increasingly common in everyday use. In this panel, two award-winning Geospatial educators, Rita Hagevik and James Oigara present current studies and applications in both Science and Social Studies. GIS specialist, Tom Baker describes national and international studies and research activities in the Geospatial field.
Alibrandi, M., Baker, T., Oigara, J., Hagevik, R. & Stringer-Barnes, P. (2011). Geospatial Applications for Content Learning. In M. Koehler & P. Mishra (Eds.), Proceedings of SITE 2011--Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference (pp. 3808-3810). Nashville, Tennessee, USA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).