Join hundreds of educators (K-12 & University) and geography professionals from around the world this July 31- August 3, for the 2014 National Conference on Geography Education.  Attend the 2014 conference in Memphis to exchange ideas, research, resources, and best practices in geography education.

This conference will mark the 99th annual meeting of the National Council for Geographic Education and while much has changed in the years since our very first meeting in 1915, the one thing that has not changed is the passion of our conference participants. NCGE is dedicated to expanding and improving geography education in U.S. schools and contributing to the development of highly qualified geography teachers. Attend the 2014 conference and connect with your geography education community. 

Who attends NCGE:

  • K-12 teachers;
  • College professors;
  • National & State education leaders;
  • Geography Alliance Coordinators & members from all 50 States;
  • Organizers of State Geography Bees;
  • Members of national, state, and local assessment committees; 
  • Writers of national, state, and local standards and curricula.

At the 2014 Conference you can:

  • Attend sessions, workshops and speaker sessions;
  • Network and explore exhibits at our opening 
  • Conference reception;
  • Celebrate at the annual conference dinner & party;
  • Attend the annual awards reception;
  • Attend a wide range of field trips that will 
  • Explore Memphis and its surrounding areas;
  • Take classes from groups such as National Geographic, Esri & AAG.