- American Association of Geographers (AAG) AAG is a nonprofit scientific and educational society founded in 1904 contributing to the advancement of geography. AAG's members share interests in the theory, methods, and practice of geography, which they cultivate through the AAG's Annual Meeting, scholarly journals (Annals of the American Association of Geographers, The Professional Geographer, the AAG Review of Books and GeoHumanities), and the online AAG Newsletter.
- American Geographical Society (AGS) Established in 1851, AGS is the oldest professional geographical organization in the United States. AGS is a learning society dedicated to the advancement of geographic thinking, knowledge, and understanding across business, government, academe, social sectors, and most importantly with teachers and students. The mission of AGS is to advance and promote geography in business, government, science, and education. Our goal is to enhance the nation’s geographic literacy so as to engender sound public policy, national security, and human well-being worldwide.
- Geographical Association (GA) GA is the leading subject association for teachers of geography. As a registered charity our mission is to ‘further geographical knowledge and understanding through education’. The Association is a lively community of practice with over a century of innovation behind it and an unrivalled understanding of geography teaching. GA supports geography education by providing a specialist community of practice for teachers to share ideas with one another. We support teachers’ professional needs through our journals, publications, training courses, Annual Conference, Quality Marks, website materials, social media activity and a variety of local and national network activities, including face-to-face and virtual networking.
- National Council for Geographic Education (NCGE) NCGE is a non-profit organization, chartered in 1915 to enhance the status and quality of geography teaching and learning. NCGE supports geography teaching at all levels - from kindergarten through university. NCGE works to enhance the status and quality of geography teaching and learning. NCGE serves this mission by: promoting and supporting geography education; enhancing the preparation of geography educators with respect to their knowledge of content, techniques, and learning processes; facilitating communications and professional development among teachers of geography; encouraging and supporting research on geography education; developing, publishing, and promoting the use of curriculum, resources, and learning materials; recognizing exceptional supporters and teachers of geography; and collaborating with other organizations that have similar goals.
- Royal Geographical Society (with Institute of British Geographers) RGS (with IBG) is the UK's learned society and professional body for geography, founded in 1830. RGS are a world leader in advancing geography and supporting practitioners in the UK and across the world. The mission of RGS is to become a world centre for geography and geographical learning dedicated to the development and promotion of knowledge together with its application to the challenges facing society and the environment.
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Geography (Posted 02/21/18)
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