“Who are the poor? Where are they? They have a face. They have a very specific, in some cases, even location. And we tend to deal with them as if they are a homogeneous group. They are not.”

Graça Machel, Founder, Foundation for Community Development, Mozambique; Founder, Graça Machel Trust

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On Wednesday, March 14, 2018, Monroe Community College (MCC) Mapping Corps held the first mapathon for Webster Thomas High School's introductory GIS class in Rochester, New York . MCC Mapping Corps is the first community college in New York and the second in the United States to join YouthMappers


We often hear OpenStreetMap labeled as a “Wikipedia of maps” with more than three million contributors. The most common features mapped either by a beginner or by an expert are the buildings and roads around their neighborhood. Mapping of these high-value assets provides are of great importance to h...

Approximately 1.7 percent of school age students in Pennsylvania are home-schooled. In a recent hearing about the Pennsylvania home-school law, the superintendent of Northern York School District, Dr. Eric Eshbach, stated that as many as 4% of school age students in Central Pennsylvania may be home-...

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