“Learning Geography in the XXI Century” Web GIS Course for Teachers
Track: Teaching and Research
Authors: LUZ ANGELA ROCHA SALAMANCA, Jose Romero
Geography and History education in Colombia is still analog. Therefore the main objective of this project is to introduce the teachers of the secondary schools to GIS concepts and applications. The challenge is reach, that teachers will transfer their knowledge to the students using GIS tools. To meet the objective a web GIS course was create aimed only for teachers of social sciences of the secondary schools in the city of Bogotá using resources and tools of ArcGIS Online platform.