GA Publishers' Awards

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Introduction

The Geographical Association Publishers' Awards recognise resources that make a significant contribution to geography in primary schools, secondary schools or colleges, and encourage the creative development of new materials.

Publishers and authors are invited to enter resources in the following categories:

  • Early Years and Primary
  • Secondary and beyond
  • Professional Development (all phases)
  • Other

This year we have received entries from:
Digital Explorer
Esri UK
Royal Bath High School
Royal Geographical Society
Austin Macauley
Teachit Geography
ZigZag Education

The Awards Ceremony

The GA Publishers’ Awards will be presented at the GA Annual Conference and Exhibition in April 2016 at the University of Derby. Winners will be invited to the Awards Presentation and printed in the Conference Handbook. A Gold Certificate will be given for the best overall entry, and Silver and/or Highly Commended Certificates may be awarded in each category.

The winners will receive permission to use the GA Publishers’ Award logo on the winning resource and on relevant marketing literature. As well as, exposure through the GA social media networks and coverage in the summer issue of GA Magazine sent to 5500 members.

Judging criteria

The judges will consider:

Impact - the significance of the contribution that the material is likely to make to the quality of geographical education in the UK.

Quality - the quality of the material in terms of geographical content, design, presentation and/or production.

Usability - the usefulness and appropriateness of the product in terms of its application in the geography classroom and/or professional development.

Originality - the originality of the concept or the approach on which the product is based.

Submission

The deadline for submitting a resource has now passed.

See last year’s winners

2015 award winners >>>

See previous year's winners:

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If you have any queries, please contact Roisin McAteer (0114 296 0088).

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