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Everything you need to know about becoming a Geography Teacher

Welcome to the GA's Become a Geography Teacher section!

Welcome to the GA's Become a Geography Teacher section!

We hope it will give you some useful tips for embarking upon a career as a geography teacher, including types of training courses available, how to apply, what it's like being an NQT and where to go for teaching resources and ideas after you've qualified. If you have any further questions, get in touch!

GA NQT Conferences

GA NQT Conferences

The GA runs one-day conferences for secondary NQTs that are designed to give you the support you need during your first year of teaching.

So you want to teach geography?

So you want to teach geography?

Watch our inspirational video for aspiring geography teachers...

Membership Rates for Trainee Teachers

Membership Rates for Trainee Teachers

Students and first year NQTs are entitled to the GA's Concessionary rates which means you can get a year's GA membership from as little as £32.50.

NQT Survival Pack

NQT Survival Pack

Resources, ideas and advice to help NQTs through their first year of teaching.

NQT Diaries

NQT Diaries

Find out about the first year of teaching as experienced by four NQTs working in different school settings.

Training Options

Training Options

Find out about the different routes into teaching.

FAQs

FAQs

23 common questions.

Journals - Free Access for GA Members

The Summer 2014 issue of Primary Geography focuses on 'Cor!' geography, celebrating geography's unique ability to link with every subject in the curriculum and combine this with the subject's awe and wonder

The focus of this issue is 'health geography'. Besides the focus articles it includes many articles that will be useful to teachers planning a new key stage 3 for the autumn.

The Summer 2014 issue of Geography

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Geography: A Place in your Curriculum

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