Expand your horizons

The exciting thing about learning is discovery. Whether you're new to GIS or an experienced pro seeking to experiment with the newest technology, we're here to help.

GIS Day connects a world of possibilities
Remarkable GIS Day events take place around the world and at Esri headquarters.

Advance your career

Because GIS technology is constantly evolving, users aren't finished learning after they graduate. We offer a spectrum of training and certification options to help lifelong learners keep up.

Learning app development after graduation
Award-winning mapping services firm Blue Raster supports a lifelong learning culture.

Show the way forward

Organizations depend on informed leaders who have the vision to show the way. Not only are they lifelong learners themselves, but they also support learning cultures at work and in their communities.

Become a GIS hero
Visionary Miami-Dade County IT staff member Mary Fuentes learned GIS on the job.


Online courses help students maximize ArcGIS

I didn't even know you could do these things on ArcGIS Online! Thank you again so much!

Patricia Moehring

MOOC student, GIS Administrator, City of Lebanon, Ohio

Lifelong learning offerings

Learn anywhere, anytime, with education and training options for both pros and those new to GIS.


The GIS education community consists of thousands of educators and researchers at all levels who share a passion for applying The Science of Where in education. With gatherings at worldwide events, we're a globally inclusive group focused on enhancing spatial understanding.

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Let's talk

Esri's education outreach efforts include sharing information and best practices, providing advice, and advocating for educators' needs. Have a question or comment about GIS in education? Schedule a conversation with a member of our team.

Connect with the Esri Education Outreach Team