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ByLuc Zwartjes

Final conference in Ghent, 15 June 2018

The final outcomes of the project will be presented at a final 1-day conference in Ghent, Friday 15 June 2018.

Location is Het Pand ( in the city centre.

There are grants available for Belgian and international participants (first come – first serve).

All info in this pdf-file: Final conference Ghent

Register via this link: 

ByLuc Zwartjes

After the exchange in Madrid

Pupils were challenged in a very short time to learn to work with Story Maps, and create materials for themeselves and others.

Here are some results:

Creating city tour for younger group  (K12)

Evaluating the project (K9, K12)

Presenting Madrid (K9)

ByLuc Zwartjes

Pupils ready for the meeting in Madrid

From Sunday 25 February till Saturday 3 March the pupilw who have been involved over the past 3 school years in testing of the materials will meet in Madrid.

The program provides time to meet, to do some GI-related exercises in Madrid and to write at the final outcome.

ByLuc Zwartjes

GI Learner preparing the final meeting with the students in Madrid

End of February all pupils being involved in the 3 years lifespan of the project will meet in Madrid. They will also work on new materials and write parts of the final publication.

ByLuc Zwartjes

GI Learner presenting at ESRI conference in Spain

On 26 October GI Learner presented at the Spanish ESRI conference.

ByLuc Zwartjes

Start of the final project year

GI Learner is entering it’s last project year. In this year the pupils of the 5 different schools that have been testing the materials will meet in Madrid, and write a part of the final report.

The materials are growing, so stay tuned to our project.

ByLuc Zwartjes

GI Learner presenting at 1st International Korean- European Joint Conference on Geographical Education

GI-Learner is proud that it can present the project at the 1st International Korean- European Joint Conference on Geographical Education, takng place in Seoul on Wednesday 18 July.

Presentation and article can be found on

ByLuc Zwartjes

GI-Learner presenting at the NGM, Stockholm, 19 June 2017

On Monday 19 June we will present the GI-Learner project at the Nordic Geographers Meeting in Stockholm, Sweden.

More info about the conference:

ByLuc Zwartjes

GI-Learner presenting at the Geography-Geomatics department, Iasi University, Romania

On Tuesday 24 May GI-Learner was asked to present the project to an audience of PhD-students, teaching assistants and professors of Iasi University, Romania, Geography-Geomatics department.

ByLuc Zwartjes

Version 2 of the Curriculum opportunities

A new updated version of O2 GI Learner Curriculum opportunities is now available on tha page with publications.
Have a look at in what subject/year/theme you can use geo-ict tools and geospatial thinking skills.