National Council for Geography Education

The Forgotten Genocide: Armenia Then and Now


Summary Learn about the 1915 Armenian genocide and the lingering effects of territoriality and identity in Armenia and the Artsakh region. Discover free resources available through the Genocide Education Project. About the Presenter Debra Coram Troxell is a National Board Certified Teacher from Winston-Salem, NC. She teaches AP Human Geography and International Relations at West […]

Backyard Geography Field Trips


Summary Getting permission for off campus field trips can be a hassle. Avoid liability, cost, and transportation issues by using your own campus setting for backyard field trips. Show students geographic concepts firsthand - even on the most urban of campuses! Receive pointers for connecting physical, cultural, and locational features that you may have missed. […]