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STEM and GIS Teacher PD - Baton Rouge


GIS - Professional Development for grades 3-12 Educators - REGISTRATION THROUGH THE QR CODE ON THE FLYER

Terms and Conditions;  by registering you are agreeing to the Terms and Conditions of the Teacher PD.  Please read below information, expectations and terms and conditions. 

Geographic Information Systems - A is a Cloud-Based Geospatial Platform enabling individuals to create and share MAPS, APPS, and MAP Services.  It includes 200 Inquiry-Based Lesson Plans in grades 3-12 Math, Science, Social Science, English, Coding & Computer Science.

Global Geospatial Institute are partnering with the Place Based Community Grant to bring this Geographic Information Systems workshop to all East Baton Rouge School primarily focused on educators in 70802 zip code. The grant-based two-day workshop and follow-up classroom support is designed to train educators in cutting-edge technology for STEM project-based learning to engage their students inside and outside the classroom.  For more information on educator expectations through classroom support. 

Educators will:

  • Learn to tap into your students' spatial reasoning to strengthen their problem-solving skills

  • Obtain lesson plans and exercises that enrich your current curriculum

  • Leave with new project-based teaching, cross curricula tools that have wide applications

Students will:

  • Learn to become active and engaged in their own learning

  • Develop spatial and geographical reasoning

  • Learn to identify and analyze issues impacting their local communities


  • There are two days, Friday and Saturday, in December: December 13th and 14th. Attendance for both days and morning and afternoon sign-in are required. 

  • Located at East Baton Rouge Parish Library - Main Library 7711 Goodwood Blvd Baton Rouge, LA 70806 

  • Stipends available for teachers; $180 ($90 per day)- Includes your registration fee.

  • Space is limited; please reserve your spot as soon as possible by registering.

  • We will create a waitlist once the class has been filled. Bring your own lunch.

For more information, email support@ggi.education