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Geography Teacher Brings World To His Students in North Andover, MA

Monday, October 13th 2014

At Mr. Poirier’s sixth annual Family Geography night, kids and parents share projects that make geography interactive – more than just memorization. Porirer and Bridgewater State professor Vernon Domingo are part of the  Massachusetts Geographic...

Seattle teacher using zombies to teach geography

Thursday, October 9th 2014

David Hunter was a geography teacher with a problem. His students just weren't connecting with things like archipelagos, plateaus and tributaries. The learning landscape was pretty barren. So he built a geography curriculum around a zombie...

GEO Global initiatives develop tools to address post 2015 agenda key themes

Wednesday, July 30th 2014

Addressing post 2015 global agenda: The Group on Earth Observation, GEO, tackles global initiatives to develop tools to address key themes of the post 2015 global agenda (water management, food security, energy, disasters risk reduction).

Do you Know your GIS Acronyms?

Wednesday, July 16th 2014

Directions Magazine asked visitors to our booth at the Esri Education GIS Conference to show how well they knew their GIS acronyms. We asked educators, administrators, students and anyone else brave enough to stand in front of our camera. Here are...

Recalculating… The Math Behind Your GPS

Friday, June 27th 2014

A basic explanation of the math used in GPS technology but a home schooled high-schooler, David Hamilton. It won Second Place in Math-O-Vision 2014!   

Esri Pledges $1B in Software and STEM Education

Tuesday, May 27th 2014

 ESRI CEO Jack Dangermond discusses strengthening and investing in stem education with Trish Regan on Bloomberg Television's “Street Smart”. (Source: Bloomberg)

Los Angeles Growth: 1877 - 2000

Monday, April 14th 2014

The expansion of built up urban land in Los Angeles, 1877 - 2000. Prepared for the NYU Stern Urbanization Project using data from The Atlas of Urban Expansion, published by the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy. Prepared by IMAGINARIA3D in Quito,...

Remote Sensing 101 - Earth from Space: Glacial shapes and waters

Tuesday, March 11th 2014

Earth from Space is presented by Kelsea Brennan-Wessels from the ESA Web-TV virtual studios. In the twenty-eighth edition, we explore Italy's largest lake and the historic city of Verona.

Welcome to GeoTech Center

Thursday, March 6th 2014

Welcome message to National Geospatial Center of Excellence from Vince DiNoto, the Center Director

Remote Sensing 101 - Earth from Space: Roof of the world

Monday, February 24th 2014

Earth from Space is presented by Kelsea Brennan-Wessels from the ESA Web-TV virtual studios. In the eighteenth edition we look at an Envisat image of frozen lakes, dotting the Tibetan Plateau in Central Asia.

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