GIS 4 Schools has developed Five easy-to-teach lessons that explore ArcGIS Online's mapping potential. All lessons match the Minnesota's new social studies and science standards. For details click on AGO Lessons
Ken Pekarek is available to come to your school to teach these new lessons. To schedule a session email: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Ken Pekarek will present the new ArcGIS Online lessons at GeoFest 2017
Minnesota Community College service learning coordinators are encouraged to check out Firewise in the Classroom as a Service Learning experience for their students. For more information check out: Service Learning web page.
Firewise will be exhibited at MESTA, MCSS, MnCOSE, Twin Cities Expo, MISF, AMEM, GeoFest and MMSA conferences.
Century Community College is again offering Firewise as a Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall Service Learning Courses: Criminal Justice, Public Safety and Education.
Teachers are encouraged to schedule Firewise Projects for 2017
To see a sample of the New JMAPS process download the following file: New JMAPS (PDF)
GIS 4 Schools will again be providing technical support to Minnesota Schools participating in Firewise in the Classroom and it will be a very busy year. Eighteen school projects are scheduled and GIS 4 Schools will be exhibiting at 9 teacher Conferences in Minnesota.
Firewise School Projects: Teachers interested in scheduling a Firewise Project need to contact Ken Pekarek at email@example.com.
GIS 4 Schools provides coordination and technical support for Firewise in the Classroom