Case Study: Making the Grade

ArcNews January, 2011

Keywords:
geography, instruction, middle school, research
Categories:
Academic Instruction
Description:

Palm Beach County (Florida) Schools undertakes a study convincing school district authorities that integrating GIS into the already crowded existing curriculum would promote learning, including enhancement of students' critical thinking skills, analytic abilities, and communication skills, while helping raise academic achievement -- the holy grail of education.

Link:
http://www.esri.com/news/arcnews/winter1011articles/making-the-grade.html