GeoTools for Inquiry

On this past Wednesday, the Esri Education Team delivered a webinar through Directions Magazine to teachers who use GIS and mapping tools in projects and research.  The graphic below is one that we prepared to help illustrate where in the research cycle a particular geotool is most valuable.

These tool recommendations are not absolute; in the hands of an experienced student or educator, there can be a great deal of fluidity.  This chart may be considered a starting point.

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