education

Students Offered Credit for National Geographic Online Course

The National Geographic Society is pleased to announce an innovative partnership between National Geographic Education and the University of Northern Iowa (UNI). The partnership will increase access to high-quality professional development in the field of geography. UNI is now offering ...

The Environmental Parent, Trapped

It’s the middle of September, the world is in chaos, and I can’t stop looking at my phone. That’s not because I’m checking my email or twitter, anxious to see the latest in the constant churn ...

Top Geography Students Set Sights on 2018 National Geographic Bee Champion Title And $85,000 in College Scholarships: 30th annual competition to take place in Washington, D.C., May 21-23, and will air online at natgeobee.org starting at 11am on May 24

Fifty-four geography whizzes from across the United States will gather in Washington, D.C., from May 21 to 23 to take part in the 30th annual National Geographic Bee. The fourth- through eighth-graders, who range in age from 10 to 14, will be competing ...

Educator spotlight: Q&A with Emilia Odife, 2017 Grosvenor Teacher Fellow

Each year, National Geographic and Lindblad Expeditions select a group of highly respected educators from the United States and Canada as Grosvenor Teacher Fellows in recognition of their commitment to geographic education. As the 12th group of National Geographic Grosvenor ...

The Hidden Americans Abroad

Last week I received news that one of my most respected high school teachers had died in Lahore Pakistan after a long and successful career of inspiring young minds to achieve excellence in Mathematics and Computer Science. Contrary to what ...