6/25/2012: ISTE 2012, San Diego, CA.
van 't Hooft & McNeal: Your Students Can Be Digital, Local Historians: The GeoHistorian Project.
6/26/2012: ISTE 2012, San Diego, CA.
van 't Hooft & McNeal: SIGML walking tour: Gaslamp Quarter history.
10/1-2/2012: OCSS 2012, Columbus, OH.
van 't Hooft: Students as local, digital history creators: The GeoHistorian Project.
11/16-17/2012: NCSS 2012, Seattle, WA.
van 't Hooft & McNeal: Lessons learned from the GeoHistorian Project.
Tag Archives: Kent State
As reported by the Kent Patch today: http://kent.patch.com/articles/update-geohistorian-project-adds-videos-on-kent-landmarks#youtube_video-8837705
As of yesterday, one of our eTech Ohio proposals has been accepted for presentation at the 2012 conference in Columbus, Ohio: “Teach Your Students to Become Digital Local Historians: The GeoHistorian Project”. This presentation will be a hands-on demo, by … Continue reading
As part of their research, students participating in the GeoHistorian Project visit the historical sites they have been assigned. Yesterday, the fifth graders from Davey Elementary braved the cold and rain to do so. Their fieldtrip consisted of three parts: … Continue reading
Three teachers, 60 students, and 18 historical sites, a daunting task for the GeoHistorian Project and the awesome staff at the Kent Historical Society, especially considering the difficulty in locating resources for some of the sites we’re researching this time … Continue reading
Installed this morning at the former Kent National Bank:
QR code markers were recently installed at the Cuyahoga River Dam and Main Street Arch Bridge, courtesy (again) of the City of Kent. The last three markers will be installed shortly, and then it’s on to a second round of … Continue reading