GIS in the Classroom: Using Geographic Information Systems in Social Studies and Environmental Science

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GIS in the Classroom: Using Geographic Information Systems in Social Studies and Environmental Science

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Book

Description/Summary

Book description: Marsha Alibrandi takes us to the cutting edge of teaching social studies and environmental education using Geographic Information Systems (GIS). A computer application for urban planning, weather reporting, and geological and demographic studies, GIS has been increasingly employed by teachers to help students improve their geographical and critical thinking skills. Alibrandi presents an overview of this technology and examples of how it can transform your classroom. -- from Publisher website.

ISBN

9780325004792

Publication Date

2003

Publication Information

Alibrandi, M. (2003). GIS in the Classroom: Using Geographic Information Systems in Social Studies and Environmental Science. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann.

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Copyright 2003 Heinemann