In Time & Place: GIS in the History Classroom is a guide for middle and secondary history teachers to the use of geographic information system (GIS) software in their classrooms. It is designed for iBooks on either a Mac or an iPad. Topics include:•  a rationale for the use of GIS software in the history classroom,•  effective classroom strategies,•  and technical issues related to developing materials for students.Discussion throughout includes sample lessons that enable readers to see how GIS might be integrated into their own plans along with a variety of other, more traditional and familiar historical resources. Slide presentations are included that both illustrate the text and can be used as part of inservice presentations. A bibliography of additional resources is available along with references to the research cited.


  • Educational Technology > General
  • Educational Technology > Integrating Technology into the Classroom
  • Social Studies > General
  • Social Studies > Geography
  • Social Studies > United States History

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  • Professional Education & Development


GIS history classroom technology



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