VTT

Geospatial Context for Today’s Challenges

Visual

visible, perceptible, perceivable, maps, graphics, images, illustrations, diagrams, display elements

Teaching

learning, instructing, coaching, mentoring, training, enlightening, illuminating, and sharing information

Technologies

displaying and demonstrating with interactive tools 

VTT

Geospatial Context for Today’s Challenges

Visual

visible, perceptible, perceivable, maps, graphics, images, illustrations, diagrams, display elements

Teaching

learning, instructing, coaching, mentoring, training, enlightening, illuminating, and sharing information

Technologies

displaying and demonstrating with interactive tools 

VTT

Geospatial Context for Today’s Challenges

Visual

visible, perceptible, perceivable, maps, graphics, images, illustrations, diagrams, display elements

Teaching

learning, instructing, coaching, mentoring, training, enlightening, illuminating, and sharing information

Technologies

displaying and demonstrating with interactive tools 

What we do:

Visual Teaching Technologies (VTT), LLC offers contextual, geospatial approaches for solving complex problems related to human-environment interaction and to the water-food-energy nexus.   Our tailored method is designed to expand understanding and analysis of complex problems to foster better, more effective decision-making at the local, national, and global levels.

We use an eclectic business model that supports a wide range of scalable, personalized services to an array of customers, including:

  • Local, state, or federal agencies
  • K-16 educators and students (national and international)
  • Private businesses
  • Non-Governmental Organizations

And we provide a number of engagement opportunities and services:

  • Keynote Addresses
  • Briefings
  • Discussion Roundtables
  • Research/White Papers/Scholarly Articles
  • ½ Day  Workshops
  • Full Day Workshops
  • 3 Day Seminar
  • Extended Consulting and Program Design/Development

Events can be “live” in-person or web-based “virtual” meetings

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Curriculum and Instruction Expertise

  • Problem-Based Learning
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Multiple Intelligences Theory
  • Constructivist Learning Theory 
  • Foundations of Education
  • Teacher Education
  • Reading Education
  • Mentor Teacher Training
  • Social Studies Education
  • Geography
  • Comparative World Systems (Political and Economic)
  • Anthropology
  • Wetlands Ecology

Regions of Experience and Expertise:

U.S.:

  • Upper Susquehanna River watershed (New York)
  • Upper Basin Colorado River — Blue River-Eagle River -Roaring Fork River (Colorado western slope)
  • Anacostia River(DC, Maryland)
  • Potomac River (DC, Virginia)
  • Lower Mississippi (Louisiana)
  • Lake Pontchartrain (Louisiana)
  • Upper Platte River (Colorado)
  • Upper Arkansas River
  • Upper Rio Grande (Colorado – New Mexico)
  • Tar-Pamlico River, Neuse River (North Carolina)
  • Dismal Swamp, eastern coastal plain (North Carolina)
  • Pamlico Sound, Albemarle Sound, Outer Banks (North Carolina)

International:

  • Niger River watershed (West Africa)
  • Helmand River watershed  (Afghanistan/Iran)
  • Upper Amu Darya (Afghanistan/Tajikistan)
  • Rio Dulce (Guatemala)
  • Bay Islands (Honduras)
  • Ghana (West Africa)

 

VTT Success Sampler:

  • NASA Ames Research Center (Ecosystem Science and Technology Branch) Earth Science Training and Education Center – water quality/wetlands week-long seminar for middle school-high school science teachers, centered on the South Bay Salt Pond tidal marsh restoration, Moffett Field/Mountain View, CA.
  • East Carolina University K-12 Teacher GIS workshop –water quality/ecosystem health week-long seminar, ECU (Greenville, NC) and in the field at Nags Head, NC.
  • Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute –Ecosystem health, land use/land cover change,  and urban growth in Rio Grande River watershed, Albuquerque, NM.
  • State University of New York- Farmingdale—GIS applications workshop for SUNY faculty, Farmingdale (Long Island), NY