Welcome to GIS support for Geomatics 12 in Nova Scotia classrooms

 

This page is just being started as of 12 Aug and will be updated as soon as info and materials are available.

Schools participating to date are:

a. Holy Angels High School in Sydney in CBVRSB

b. Cobequid Education Centre in Truro in CCRSB

c. Hants East Rural High in Milford in CCRSB

d. Park View Education Centre in Bridgewater in SSRSB

e. Annapolis West Education Centre in Annapolis Royal in AVRSB

These teachers have received their Getting to Know ArcGIS texts in July and we are currently awaiting delivery of the Mapping Your World texts which have not yet arrived from the publisher. As soon as they arrive, they will be couriered to you.

The ArcGIS software has just arrived on Friday, August 11th and will be shipped Monday, August 14th to Board lead techs for installation in the above schools.

To get the Geomatics 12 up and running, please consider reading the following links:

1. Geomatics 12 Curriculum DRAFT for piloting purposes only. (awaiting EPS revised file for insertion)

2. Instructions on how to install ArcGIS on your computer.

3. Instructions on how to acquire and install the ArcGIS license to activate your software.

4. Instructions for Set Up of a Geomatics Data server based file storage system for schools.