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Wednesday, June 12 • 11:10am - 12:10pm
Mapping Made Easy with Google Sheets

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In this hands-on session participants will 1) propose a compelling spatial question; 2) source geographic data from print and online sources; 3) enter data into Google Sheets; and 4) create a set of choropleth and/or symbol-based maps that display data variability spatially. Group discussion will be held to explain patterns discovered and suggest cartographically-correct methods of data representation. South Carolina teachers of Grades 7 and 9 social studies will find this session particularly useful. Participants should bring a laptop and have access to Google Sheets.

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Jerry Mitchell

Research Professor, University of South Carolina
Dr. Jerry T. Mitchell is the Director of the Center of Excellence for Geographic Education and a Research Professor of Geography at the University of South Carolina. His teaching includes courses in geography education, South Carolina, environmental hazards (taught in Costa Rica... Read More →


Wednesday June 12, 2019 11:10am - 12:10pm EDT
Classroom 7

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