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What we do

What does the GA do?

The GA supports high-quality geography education by connecting teachers of geography with one another, enabling them to share ideas and learn from one another. We empower teachers’ professional knowledge and skills by:

This video shows some of the activities the GA undertakes to support geography education.

Who are the GA’s members?

The GA has more than 10,000 personal and institutional memberships. These include primary and secondary teachers, trainee teachers, teacher educators, academics, geography undergraduates, infant, primary and secondary schools, colleges, universities, libraries, societies, museums and businesses.

Although UK-based, we have members in more than 80 countries and strong links with geographical organisations around the world. Join the GA here.

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GA membership provides specialist support and expert advice for geography teaching

Geography Quality Marks

Register for the 2025 Quality Mark before 31 July and receive a 20% discount off your fee

Geographical model making competition

Encourage your pupils to get involved and explore their creativity and geographical knowledge by creating a 3D model. Entries close 31 July 2024