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Thomas R Baker
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For the past few years, eight educational researchers have been working to produce the first pre-collegiate agenda for guiding research in geospatial technology education and learning. The product of that labor has recently been published in the Journal of Geography from the National Council for ...
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New!  A Research Agenda for Geospatial Technologies and Learning http://ht.ly/LrpYp #gised #edtech #scied #edreform
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Esri Education GIS Conference 2014: Agenda now available now! http://www.esri.com/events/educ
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Using GIS to analyze educational research or educational policy data while not new, isn't the most common application of GIS in higher education. A few years ago, Dr. William Tate was president of AERA and among his many presidential activities, led AERA members to consider the power of spatial ...
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October 13-19, 2013 – Mapping Our World. Since its inception in 1998, the American Geological Institute (AGI) has organized Earth Science Week, an international event to help the public gain a better understanding of and appreciation for the Earth Sciences and to encourage stewardship of the ...
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    Education Manager, 2006 - present
  • University of Kansas
    Assistant Research Professor, 1997 - 2007
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Science teacher turned instructional tech w/ GIS & geoSpatial tools. Esri GIS education team.
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Tom is an instructional technologist (Ph.D., 2002) serving as an education manager at Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) where he manages the education community (http://edcommunity.esri.com), STEM activities, and educational research efforts.

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