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Melissa Lavoie

Instructional Designer
Learning Bird
Participates in 1 Session
Hi! My name is Melissa Lavoie. I'm a former educator from norther Ontario, currently an instructional designer for Learning Bird, and have worked as a GIS-Education Specialist partnered with Mushkegowuk Council where I had the opportunity to visit a lot of really cool people and places - one of which involved polar bears.

I graduated from UBC's Master of Educational Technology program in November 2019, am founder of the Walk with Us project partnered with Google Earth Outreach, and am currently learning from web development and how to use a CNC plasma cutting machine.

Sessions in which Melissa Lavoie participates

Wednesday 28 April, 2021

Time Zone: (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
2:50 PM EDT - 3:00 PM EDT | 10 minutes

This session will include a general overview of various GIS education projects for Omushkego youth in northern Ontario. These projects were managed during the time as a GIS Education Specialist with Mushkegowuk Council's Information Services department. We will look at ArcGIS Online, Survey123, Collector, Story Maps and Dashboard as tools, and how they were used in the implementation of CreeGeo Mush Guardians, Trash Trackers and a GIS Day activity.