Welcome to the NAGT Virtual Booth at GSA Connects Online 2020
We count among our members K-12 teachers and college and university faculty as well as educators working with the general public through outlets such as museums and science centers. NAGT supports a diverse, inclusive, and thriving community of educators and education researchers to improve teaching and learning about the Earth.
Learn more about what NAGT offers:
NAGT Sessions and Activities at GSA
NAGT is pleased to sponsor a variety of symposia and sessions at the 2020 Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America.
NAGT's professional development program includes workshops, webinars, conferences, and other efforts that support geoscience educators. Learn more about NAGT's professional development offerings »
NAGT Webinar Series
NAGT sponsors a comprehensive webinar series that is sure to be your one-stop-shop for strengthening work in Earth education. Webinars are free and open to the public.
Teach the Earth Web Portal
Teach the Earth supports teaching and learning about the Earth by providing access to online resources such as activities and course descriptions.
Earth Educators' Rendezvous
The Earth Educators' Rendezvous is an annual conference that offers a combination of sessions related to research and teaching in Earth Education.
NAGT offers a number of publications to geoscience educators and researchers. Learn more about NAGT's publications »
AGI/NAGT Lab Manual in Physical Geology
Now in its 12th edition, this user-friendly, best-selling lab manual examines the basic processes of geology and their applications to everyday life.
Journal of Geoscience Education (JGE)
The Journal of Geoscience Education (JGE) is the premier peer-reviewed publication for geoscience education research at the undergraduate and pre-college levels.
Divisions consist of NAGT members from any NAGT regional section with a shared professional interest. Learn more about NAGT's three Divisions »
Two Year College Division (Geo2YC)
The Geo2YC Division is a home for NAGT members who have a shared professional interest in geoscience education at two-year colleges.
Geoscience Education Research Division (GER)
The GER Division is committed to the promotion of high quality, scholarly research in geoscience education that improves teaching and learning.
Teacher Education Division (TED)
The TED Division seeks to improve geoscience teaching by improving teacher content and pedagogical knowledge and by encouraging research on best teaching practices.
Committees and Working Groups
Member-run committees and working groups further promote and support the mission, vision, and goals of NAGT. Learn more about NAGT's committees »
The Advocacy Committee leads efforts in association with the NAGT Executive Committee building on NAGT's position statements.
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee
This committee facilitates NAGT's efforts to build an inclusive and equitable association, and achieve its goals related to diversity of its membership, leadership, and more.
NGSS-ESS Working Group
AGI, NAGT, and NESTA are collaborating with other organizations and member societies to support implementation of the Earth and space science NGSS.
For Your Students
NAGT is proud to support students through the Outstanding TA award, field camp scholarships and the USGS/NAGT Cooperative Field Program. Learn more about NAGT support for students »
Outstanding Teaching Assistant Awards
NAGT recognizes outstanding teaching assistants in geoscience education with up to 30 awards annually.
NAGT/USGS Cooperative Field Training Program
The NAGT-USGS Cooperative Field Training Program is the longest continuously running internship program in the earth sciences.