ArcGIS Online is a mapping platform that provides users access to data, Web applications and Web maps. The latest release includes the ability to label features in a layer and to create presentations from your Web maps. Find out more about the new features and enhancements and begin using them with your students in September.
- Label features in a layer
- Create presentations
- Story Map Journal – New configurable Story Map app template
- Configure custom roles
- New analysis capabilities: calculate density, interpolate points, enrich layers, summarize data, drive-time areas and plan routes
- Living Atlas of the World
- Collector for ArcGIS – Use offline
Figure 1.1: Label features in a layer.
Visit Esri Canada’s Lesson Planner to find free ArcGIS Online resources to use in your classroom.
About the Author
Angela Alexander is a K-12 Education Resource Developer on the Esri Canada Education and Research team. She has over six years of experience working with educators across Canada. Angela is responsible for producing geographic information system (GIS) and curriculum specific resources, conducting and creating custom workshops for educators and judging and developing the question for the annual GIS Skills Ontario competition in Waterloo, Ontario. Angela has a Bachelor’s degree in Geography and Sociology from the University of Western Ontario and completed the Applied Digital Geography and GIS certificate program at Ryerson University.More Content by Angela Alexander