Events and Announcements

Upcoming Events

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Past Events

North Carolina Council for the Social Studies 

47th Annual Social Studies Conference
Dates: March 2-3, 2017
Location: Koury Convention Center, Greensboro, NC
Theme: Civic Learning and Cultural Inquiry in a Changing World

Geo-Inquiry Leadership Institute

Dates: June 28, 2017
Location: Research Triangle Park, NC

June 28, 2017, hosted by the National Humanities Center in RTP, NC, contact for more information

National Conference on Geography Education

Dates: July 27-30, 2017
Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico

The National Council for Geographic Education's annual meeting provides a forum for leaders in geography education to meet, exchange information, and ideas that inform national, state, and local programs and curricula. 


North Carolina Geographic Alliance-National Council for Geographic Education Partnership

This partnership enables the National Council for Geographic Education and the North Carolina Geographic Alliance to combine unique strengths to develop a more focused approach to support the status and quality of geography education within the state of North Carolina. The NCGA-NCGE partnership recognizes our common goals, and through our joint membership program, we provide complementary support, benefits, and opportunities for geography educators within our state.

All NCGA members have the opportunity to purchase an NCGA membership at a reduced rate of $50 per member/per year! 

Examples of NCGA Membership Benefits Include:

This is a wonderful opportunity that we encourage you to take advantage of! To join the National Council for Geographic Education contact NCGE North Carolina Alliance-Affiliated Membership. If you have any questions regarding the NCGE-NCGA partnerships please feel free to contact