In the last years, the number of schools, using ESRI GIS technology, has increased significantly in the teaching of basic subjects of the program. And it is not accidental. For subjects like Geography, History, Biology and even Religion, using ESRI GIS software facilitates the learning process by making the subjects more attractive and interactive, and the material easier to understand and absorb.
GIS technologies develop technical skills and abilities, spatial and critical thinking, which are very important for the development of the modern society. In this connection, ESRI actively working for the application of GIS in the curriculum of students. It was founded ESRI GIS education community that coordinates various programs. It is a living environment where are exchanged ideas, experience, curriculum, software and data between GIS teachers and students around the world.