Educational Institutions

National Council for Geographic Education

  • Washington, DC
  • www.ncge.org

Mission Statement

The National Council for Geographic Education (NCGE) works to enhance the status and quality of geography teaching and learning.

Service Areas

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International

We work with professionals & educators from around the world.

ruling year

1948

Director of Operations

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Mr. Zachary R. Dulli

Director of Educational Affairs

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Dr. Jacqueline L. Waite

Keywords

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Geography Education Teacher Pre-Service Higher Education

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EIN

04-6050994

Physical Address

1101 14 Street, NW Suite 350

Washington, DC 20005 5647

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Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Professional Societies & Associations (B03)

Alliance/Advocacy Organizations (Y01)

Physical Sciences/Earth Sciences Research and Promotion (U30)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Overview

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2013 was a year when the NCGE leadership began to position the organization for future growth and success. 2014 marks our 99TH year and the ongoing and future improvements in our day-to-day operations, governance structure and leadership will allow NCGE to continue on this path of success for the next 99 years. We look forward to taking NCGE into the future on solid ground and continuing to serve our mission in new and more powerful ways.

Programs

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Program 1

NCGE promotes geographic education at all levels of learning. NCGE published three additions to the NCGE "Pathways in Geography" series of publications in 1994 ($54,106). It also sponsored nine awards programs for educators and students in geographic education. Grants were awarded to other geographic organizations and programs ($7,600). One of NCGEs recent accomplishments was being instrumental in the development of world class standards of geography released in October 1994.

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National Council for Geographic Education
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31

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Operations

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National Council for Geographic Education

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Director of Operations

Mr. Zachary R. Dulli

Director of Educational Affairs

Dr. Jacqueline L. Waite

STATEMENT FROM THE Director of Operations

"As the first and only national organization in the United States whose exclusive and primary charge is to promote & support geography educators, the National Council for Geographic Education (NCGE) has, for nearly a century, been impacting the geography education world at every level. Today, as our world becomes even more globally connected, geography educators have the unique responsibility of preparing our nations students to understand, protect and succeed in the modern world. We are honored to support geography educators and we will continue to lead this charge into the future.  –Zachary R. Dulli, National Council for Geographic Education"

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Dr. Eric Fournier

Samford University

Term: Jan 2013 -

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