- American Geographical Society (AGS) AGS is an organization of professional geographers and other devotees of geography who share a fascination with the subject and a recognition of its importance. The Society encourages activities that expand geographical knowledge, and it has a well-earned reputation for presenting and interpreting that knowledge so that it can be understood and used not just by geographers but by others as well-especially policy makers.
- Association of American Geographers (AAG) AAG is a scientific and educational society founded in 1904. Its 10,000 members share interests in the theory, methods, and practice of geography and geographic education. The AAG holds annual meetings and regional events and publishes a newsletter, journals, and books.
- Geographical Association (GA) GA is a subject association with the core charitable objective of furthering the study, learning and teaching of geography. It is a lively community of practice with over a century of innovation behind it and an unrivalled understanding of geography teaching. Teachers join the GA for the professional support and materials they need for the classroom. Most use the extensive website and many take part in face-to-face or electronic networking opportunities.
- Geography Education National Implementation Project (GENIP) GENIP is a consortium of geographic associations committed to improving the status and quality of geography education in the United States. Its mission is outreach on behalf of geography to educators and policy makers across the United States. GENIP is active in providing expertise and leadership in the development of policies related to geography education.
- 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. Members include both U.S. and International teachers, professors, students, businesses, and others who support geographic education.
- Royal Geographical Society (with Institute of British Geographers) An independent scholarly geographical society whose membership comprises some 15,000 people in more than 100 countries. Members range from professional geographers, researchers and teachers, to expeditioners and enthusiasts.
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