The Richmond Register

March 22, 2013

Giant geography lesson

By Kaitlin Keane
Register Chief Photographer

RICHMOND — Sonja Yow, EKU geography professor, brought the National Geographic’s

“Giant Traveling Map of Africa” to Model Laboratory School on Friday for students from kindergarten through eighth grade to explore. The purpose of the giant traveling maps is to bring hands- and feet-on geography education to hundreds of thousands of students each year.