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GeoConference 2017

Arizona Geographic Alliance (AzGA)
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Endorsed by Curators:
Sep 16 8:00AM - 3:30PM

So why attend another conference? Whats in it for ME?

State level conferences provide you an opportunity to participate in knowledge spillover a chance to learn from colleagues and other professionals and to be exposed to new ideas, procedures, processes and materials and to get leave excited about teaching.

GeoConference is free this year as a result of grant funding. You do, however, still have to pre-register and pay a deposit. If you attend, the deposit will be returned. If you do not attend, we will be keeping it.

GeoConference offers concurrent sessions, by grade level. This this year will be a return to GeoHistory - new lessons that integrate history and geography will be featured. You can also expect:

  • Analyzing Primary Sources through a Geographic Lens
  • Classroom ready lessons to take back to your classroom and teach the next day
  • Geography content lectures by university instructors
  • An array of National Geographic Geography Awareness Week materials and activities to support this years theme
  • GeoTools - technology for your classroom
  • New activities for our current Giant Traveling Map, and an introduction to a new GTM for Pre-K
  • Networking with other teachers
  • Lunch, Door Prizes, and Free Materials
  • 6.5 Professional Development hour

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