Geo Learning

Navigating in Google Earth

Google Earth iconAt a basic level, getting around in Google Earth is pretty simple, just click and drag. However, there are many short cuts that can make the process faster and even easier.

In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to make the best use of your time in Earth and create views that really show off the locations in your tours.

Comparing Google’s Geo Project Creation Tools

February 2020 was the fifteenth birthday of Google Maps and since that beginning, their geo architects have been building out an array of resources to help students visualize the world.

But the three tools I’ll be comparing below are about more than just looking up places on a map. They allow students (and their teachers) to build interactive, media rich projects that can enhance everyone’s understanding of the world.