Google Earth - Open Session
Presenter: Thomas Cooper, Walker School (Georgia)
Have you every wondered what the big red X is in Google Earth? Are you missing your KMZ files? Do you know what a KMZ or a KML file is ? Come and ask questions about Google Earth at an open session....or feel free to contribute problems that have happened to you and that you have figured how to solve.

Contact Information

e-mail: thomas (dot) cooper (at) thewalkerschool (dot) org
gmail: tcooper66 (at) gmail (dot) com
twitter: tcooper66
skype: tcooper1966

Main Technology Integration Site (tutorial and document)

My Class Site

Computer Science Info
IPRE Wiki (Scribblers) -
Parallax Robotics -
ICE Ga Tech -

Google Earth Resource Links

Earth Main -
Download Page for Earth -
Google Earth User Guide -
Google Earth for Educators -
Google Earth Community -
Google Earth Library -
Google Earth Tutorials -
Grants for Google Earth Pro -
Keyhole Modeling Language (KML) Handbook -

Screencast Tutorials

Downloading and Installing Google Earth -
Using Navigation Tools in Google Earth -
Using Layers in Google Earth -
Adding Layers from Google Earth's Internet Community -
Adding Text to a Placemark -
Inserting an Image into a Placemark -
Organizing and Saving Placemarks to Your Computer -
Changing Placemark Icons in Google Earth -
Adding a Custom Icon to the Google Earth Icon Panel -
Adding a Path between Placemarks -

Project Examples

Clean Watersheds -
Expedition Lit Trips -
First Light -
Google Lit Trips - (Jerome Burg)
Land of Hope -
Our Town -
Our Lost Children -
Poetry of Place -
Walk on the Wild Side -
Whale Rider -