2022 ArcGIS Online competition for US students
Student “Maptivists” Inspire
STEM magnet school students inspired by Will.i.am show how they used ArcGIS to understand and change their neighborhood in Boyle Heights, East L.A..
GIS supports STEM in Hawaii
STEMworks Hawaii helps students and teachers use ArcGIS for community projects.
Investing in Schools and Kids
The Oakland Unified School District uses GIS to address chronic absenteeism and further academic achievement.
A school district leads the way
Loudoun County Public Schools embraces GIS in all 95 of its schools and gives 80,000 students access to ArcGIS Online organizational accounts.
Offerings for Schools
We are committed to helping schools thrive with free online mapping tools, curriculum, and support.
We offer free, standards-based, textbook-aligned activities, instructional materials, and content that teachers can master in minutes.
Free Software for Instruction
The ArcGIS for Schools Bundle is available to schools at no cost, and includes apps for mobile devices, tablets, web browsers, and desktop computers.
Thousands of teachers benefit from Esri training every year to learn and teach GIS. Events and volunteer mentors help teachers succeed.
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.
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.