Democracy in Place and Space
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Democracy in Place and Space
Examining the Place and Space of Democratic and Anti-Democratic Action, Past, Present and Future
Curated by John Slifko
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Welcome to 'Geography Education'

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Finding Materials: This site is designed for geography students and teachers to find interesting, current supplemental materials.  To search for place-specific posts, browse this interactive map.  To search for thematic posts, see http://geographyeducation.org/thematic/ (organized by the APHG curriculum).  Also you can search for a keyword by clicking on the filter tab above.


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the geography of place and space

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Rich Schultz's curator insight, November 18, 2014 7:10 PM

Geography and current events

Olivier Tabary's curator insight, November 28, 2014 5:06 PM

Many interesting tools to practice and to discover

Jamie Mitchell's curator insight, March 8, 6:04 AM

Amazing resources about places and topics in Geography

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Expertise in Geography (Files)

Expertise in Geography (Files) | Democracy in Place and Space | Scoop.it
This evening I had the great pleasure of listening to one of my mentors from my days at Penn State, Roger Downs.  He spoke brilliantly about the importance of understanding expertise within the fi...

 

Archived here are the PDF and PPT files from Roger Downs professional development talk presented at the AP Human Geography reading entitled, "Expertise in Geography."


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Seth Dixon's curator insight, August 29, 2013 2:58 PM

Archived here are the PDF and PPT files from Roger Downs professional development talk presented at the AP Human Geography reading entitled, "Expertise in Geography."

Rich Schultz's curator insight, November 18, 2014 8:02 PM

Can't go wrong with Roger Downs...

Max Minard's curator insight, March 22, 2015 1:44 AM

This scoop tells us the importance within the expertise of geography by providing a presentation from a college class in Penn State. In the presentation, most aspects of geography are discussed on a more broad level and the overall relative importance of geography within today's society. I understand how geography matters in a relative sense, but this presentation gave me a more in depth look on how an expertise of geography is beneficial on many levels. Through examples and real world problems, it explains how solutions can be brought up by solving them geographically.