MapTEACH takes geography lessons to Hughes
Children made maps of their village
Sidney Stephens of MapTEACH , a project of the UA Geography Program, traveled to Hughes to work with teachers and school children in March. Helping the students get a jump start on their GIS work was the goal.
The students were introduced to GIS, used GPS receivers to mark waypoints in town, brought those waypoints into GIS and created maps of Hughes featuring the waypoints they chose