GeoMentor Resources

The GeoMentor Program, sponsored by the Environmental Systems Research Institute and the National Geographic Society, encourages GIS users to mentor educators and students in using this valuable technology. Whether you are a GIS user, educator, or student; here are some valuable resources for implementing Geospatial Technology in the classroom.


Geography Awareness Week is held the third week of each November, promoting the importance of geography education in the United States.

GIS Day provides an international forum for users of geographic information systems (GIS) technology to demonstrate real-world applications that are making a difference in our society.

Free Software

ArcExplorer Java Edition for Education


ArcGIS Explorer

Google Maps

Presentations and Handouts

Geospatial Technology Handout (Career Clusters)

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