GIS for schools
Give your students the geographic advantage
GIS for schools provides students with the skills necessary for critical thinking, problem solving and decision-making.
Start using GIS in your classroom with our range of learning materials, or request a free ArcGIS Online Account for your school.
Benefits of GIS for Schools:
- Better problem solving — smart maps allow students to improve their decision making by performing better analysis and interpretation
- Improved communication — using spatial technology improves computer literacy and encourages clearer communication of complex ideas
- Meaningful field data — enhance your excursion by using a range of web apps to record, interpret and share field work
- 21st century skills – GIS and spatial analysis improve essential skills to prepare students for the job market
Spatial Activities are easy to use, curriculum-linked instructional materials to guide Australian educators through teaching with GIS. They require no logins or installation, and are device neutral.