Adoption of GIS in High Schools of Nova Scotia
Track: Teaching and Research
Authors: Hari Shankar Reddy Yeruva, David MacLean
Key Words: High School, ArcGIS Online, K-12 Education, GIS Day, Volunteering.
The Presentation focusses on our experiences in helping the teachers and students to go through the learning curve and finally make them self-sufficient in using ArcGIS Online.
Many of the teachers we came across during our participation in the GIS Ambassador Program have expressed a high degree of interest in incorporating GIS in their lesson plans, assignments and projects but they are limited by several factors.