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How to be an effective geography mentor

How to be an effective geography mentor

These pages provide guidance and support for mentors, and information about in-school geography training and what a well-informed and competent new secondary geography teacher needs to know and be able to do.

Welcome to the Teacher Education (GTIP) Area

Welcome to the Teacher Education (GTIP) Area

This part of the GA website is designed to support geography teacher educators. It provides a wealth of ideas, resources, reading lists and weblinks. Some parts of GTIP, particularly the Think Pieces and the Library, may be of interest to a wider audience of mentors, teachers and PGCE students and to geography teacher educators in other countries.

Standards for QTS and initial teacher training criteria

Standards for QTS and initial teacher training criteria

Teachers are the key levers in ensuring success and our professional network of teachers provides a rich diet of advice, resources and professional development. This section of the website is designed to support you to become a high quality teacher with enthusiasm, understanding and passion.

GTE Conference 2014

GTE Conference 2014

Event information on the Geography Teacher Educators' Conference in January, 2014.

GTE Conference 2013

GTE Conference 2013

Downloadable materials from the 2013 GTE Conference in Hull.

Free resources for primary researchers

Free resources for primary researchers

The Register of Research in Primary Geography pages have been updated to include free guidance for researchers and numerous published articles.

Geography and development education

Geography and development education

Geography and Development: Development education in schools and the part played by geography teachers is a new report published by the Development Education Research Centre of the Institute of Education, University of London, in partnership with the GA. (08.12.11)

International geography education journal

International geography education journal

Review of International Geographical Education Online (RIGEO) is a new international geographical education journal which publishes articles on all aspects of geographical education. RIGEO is published online twice a year and all content is open access.

GTE Conference 2012

GTE Conference 2012

Downloadable materials from the 2012 GTE Conference in Swansea.

NQT Survival Pack

NQT Survival Pack

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

Theory Into Practice

Theory Into Practice

Free samples from this GA publication series.

Teach Geography

Teach Geography

Our guide to becoming a geography teacher.

Think Pieces

Think Pieces

These articles are intended to inform, to encourage reflection on a range of themes, and to provide practical support for tutors planning PGCE sessions.

Geography Education Research Collective

Geography Education Research Collective

GEReCo is a group of teacher educators dedicated to the promotion of geography education through research and publication. Find out more about the group members, their aims and recent activities.

Library

Library

Free articles and book extracts, journal article listings and reports.

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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