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NGA participates in GeoPlunge tournament with local schools
 
11/13/2018
 
ST. LOUIS — The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency will participate in a GeoPlunge tournament with three St. Louis elementary schools, Nov. 14 at Cortex STL. More than 60 fourth-grade students from Columbia, Dunbar and Hodgen Elementary schools will participate in the competition.

GeoPlunge is an interactive geography card game that teaches children communication skills, sportsmanship and critical thinking. NGA is participating in this event as part of its observation of Geographic Information System Day and Geography Awareness Week, Nov. 11 – 17.

This event is sponsored by CEdge Corp, Esri, Engility and the U.S. Geospatial Intelligence Foundation.

WHO: Columbia, Dunbar and Hodgen Elementary schools

WHAT: GeoPlunge Tournament

WHEN: Wednesday, November 14, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

WHERE: Cortex Innovation Community building, 4240 Duncan Avenue, St. Louis, MO, 63110

If you’d like learn more about GeoPlunge, visit https://www.learningplunge.org/.

If you have any questions or are interested in attending, please contact David Berczek or Jonathan Stack.
 
 
 

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