Kristi Alvarez Award

Kristi Alvarez Award

Hello fellow geographers! Welcome back to a new school year! As you make your preparations for your classes, I would like you to reflect about a peer or mentor who has inspired you in your own teaching: specifically in how you bring geography alive in your classroom....

Fulbright Teacher Programs:

International Exchange Opportunities for U.S. Classroom Teachers   The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs offers grants for U.S. primary and secondary school teachers to participate in international exchanges during...

Distinguished Teaching Achievement Award

Mrs. Laura Kessler, middle school Social Studies teacher at Sunapee Middle High School, has recently won the Distinguished Teaching Achievement Award from the National Council for Geographic Education. This award is given annually to approximately 15 teachers...

National Teacher Appreciation Week

Happy National Teacher Day and National Teacher Appreciation Week. The National  Council for Geographic Education is proud to support so many wonderful  geographic educators across the county and around the world. Your hard work,  enthusiasm and dedication inspire us...

2012 Call for Award Nominations

The National Council for Geographic Education is dedicated to recognizing educators and advocates who have made outstanding contributions to geography education. Awards are given for teaching, research, and service. Award nomination materials can now be submitted to...