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Wednesday, May 23 • 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Panel discussion: Promoting GIS in K-12 Education

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Panel with three to five presenters, each speaking 8 – 10 minutes on:
o The value of promoting use of GIS in K-12 education
o Their experience promoting use of GIS in K-12 education
o Obstacles and opportunities for use of GIS in K-12 education
o Recommendations for actions that could be taken by individual GIS Professionals, government entities (jurisdictions, OSPI), Universities, and/or WA URISA

Followed by Panel Discussion (30 – 40 minutes) with questions from audience.

avatar for Katie Heim (Moderator)

Katie Heim (Moderator)

GIS Manager, City of Arlington
Katie Heim is the GIS Manager at the City of Arlington in northern Snohomish County. She was the first GIS Analyst hired at the City and over the years has built the GIS department to serve the needs of all City staff and citizens. She is the co-chair of the Snohomish County GIS Users... Read More →

Jenny Konwinski

IT Specialist, WA State Office of the CIO

Cathy Walker

GIS Data Administrator/Analyst, Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction

Wednesday May 23, 2018 1:00pm - 2:30pm AKDT