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Geography and Online Education Sessions

There are many special sessions at the AAG Annual Meeting on Geography and Online Education. Please note this list is subject to change; check the program for the most up to date details. 

Follow the link for a PDF document containing the session information that appears below.

Tuesday, April 21

1206: Broadening Participation of Women and Minority University Students in STEM through Online Learning
10:00 - 11:40 AM in Skywalk 273, Hyatt, East Tower, Blue Level
Sponsored by the Geography Education Specialty Group

WS #1-4: Teaching for Human GeoCapabilities
10:00 - 11:50 AM, location TBD
Sponsored by the Association of American Geographers

Wednesday, April 22

2417: Pop-Up Learning: How Online Courses are Changing - And Challenging - Higher Education
1:20 - 3:00 PM in Columbus H, Hyatt, East Tower, Gold Level
Sponsored by the Association of American Geographers, Esri, the National Center for Research in Geography Education, and the Geography Education Specialty Group

WS #2-7: Implementing ArcGIS Online for Organizations
1:20 - 3:00 PM, location TBD
Sponsored by Esri

2517: Geography and Online Education A: What are the Key Challenges and Opportunities Afforded by Online Higher Education?
3:20 - 5:00 PM in Columbus H, Hyatt, East Tower, Gold Level
Sponsored by the Association of American Geographers, Esri, and the National Center for Research in Geography Education

2617: Geography and Online Education B: What is the Status of Online Geography and Geospatial Education and its Impact on Traditional Educational Offerings?
5:20 - 7:00 PM in Columbus H, Hyatt, East Tower, Gold Level
Sponsored by the Association of American Geographers, Esri, and the National Center for Research in Geography Education

Thursday, April 23

WS #3-5: Teaching Web GIS - Lab Design
8:00 - 9:40 AM, location TBD
Sponsored by Esri

3215: Designing Online Learning Opportunities in Geography A
10:00 - 11:40 AM in Columbus EF, Hyatt, East Tower, Gold Level
Sponsored by the Association of American Geographers, Esri, and the National Center for Research in Geography Education

3415: Designing Online Learning Opportunities in Geography B
1:20 - 3:00 PM in Columbus EF, Hyatt, East Tower, Gold Level
Sponsored by the Association of American Geographers, Esri, and the National Center for Research in Geography Education

3515: K-12 Education ConnectED with Geography through ArcGIS Online
3:20 - 5:00 PM in Columbus EF, Hyatt, East Tower, Gold Level
Sponsored by the Association of American Geographers, Esri, the National Center for Research in Geography Education, and the Geography Education Specialty Group

WS #3-8: An Introduction to Spatial Analysis Using ArcGIS Online
3:20 - 5:00 PM, location TBD
Sponsored by Esri

Friday, April 24

WS #4-3: CyberGIS Education Workshop
1:00 - 5:00 PM, location TBD
Sponsored by University of Illinois

4551: Geography at a Distance: Best Practices in Teaching a Lower Division Introductory Course Online
3:20 - 5:00 PM in Stetson A, Hyatt, West Tower, Purple Level
Sponsored by the Community College Affinity Group and the Geography Education Specialty Group