Summer Teacher Workshops Through JMU

Virginia GIS Site License – Professional Development

Educator’s GIS Workshops – Summer 2015

The Virginia GIS K-12 Consortium is providing five training opportunities to teachers and educators on how to use ESRI’s ArcGIS software and integrate it into a variety of classrooms and curricula.

Session I-Introductory GIS Workshop*
When: June 22 & 23
Where: James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA

Session II-Advanced GIS Workshop*
When: June 24 & 25
Where: James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA

Session III-Introductory GIS Workshop
When: June 30 & July 1
Where: Colonial Heights HS, Colonial Heights, VA

Session IV-Introductory GIS Workshop
When: July 7 & 8
Where: Briar Woods HS, Ashburn, VA

Session V-Introductory GIS Workshop
When: July 30 & 31
Where: Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

Q: What is the cost?
These workshops are supported by the K12 Consortium managed by James Madison University and are free to all participants.

*Sessions I & II — Room and board at JMU dorms will be provided for one night/two days for Session I and for two nights/three days for Session II.

Q: How do I sign up?
Space is limited.  Please email the application (MS-Word) with ‘GIS Workshop’ in the subject line and/or direct any questions to Paul Rittenhouse at

Applications will be accepted up to TWO weeks prior to the workshop date or until full, whichever comes first.

This entry was posted in Conferences and Seminars, Education and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

Post a Comment

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>