Geography Education
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Discover Ancient Rome in Google Earth

"See Rome as it looked in 320 AD and fly down to see famous buildings and monuments in 3D. Select the 'Ancient Rome 3D' layer under Gallery in Google Earth."

Seth Dixon's insight:

What happens whe you teach ancient historical geography using modern geospatial technologies?  Great things can happen and new perspectives on the world can open up for students and teachers alike. 

Tags: historical, google, virtual tours, Italy, geospatial, edtech.

Neville R Langit's curator insight, January 13, 2014 9:56 PM

got to love google earth

Keith Mielke's curator insight, January 17, 2014 4:10 PM

It's astounding how modern technology can really take us back to ancient times to see how others not only lived but prospered.

iC Merici's curator insight, September 1, 9:58 PM

Virtual tour

Geography Education
Digital resources to strengthen the quality and quantity of geography education in classrooms the world over.
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