Putting the World in Your Hands Using GIS Technology, Drones and much more!

New Orleans Summer 2020 (Dates TBD)


Maps and Apps for Teachers ~ is a GIS summer professional development workshop which will be held at the University of New Orleans (UNO) located at 246-G Bicentennial Education Center on Founders Road off Leon C Simon Blvd. New Orleans, LA 70122.  

Maps and Apps will be led by a professional GIS instructor and/or a certified teacher along with qualified staff who have prepared engaging days complete with educational and technology sessions.  

Maps and Apps begins at 8:00 am and ends at 3:30 pm. Lunch and snacks will be provided. 

Participants will:

  • Experience flying a drone

  • Be provided with lesson plans and exercises that align with standards

  • Collect data outdoors using Collector for ArcGIS app

  • Map your own ideas using Story Maps

  • Cross Curricula with geospatial tools made simple, we promise
  • Find out about GIS Industry-Based Certification through Jump Start!