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GeoProgressions Project Calls for Participation in Researcher-Training Workshop

Developing Learning Progressions for Maps, Geospatial Technology, and Spatial Thinking: A Researcher-Training Workshop October 9-12, 2014 National Geographic Society: Washington, CALL FOR PARTICIPATION  The GeoProgressions project invites applications for a workshop designed to provide training and support for doing research on learning progressions for maps, geospatial technology and spatial thinking in K-12 education. GeoProgressions is a project…
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National Center Established to Build Research Capacity, Collaborative Partnerships for Geography Education Research

As a major component of National Geographic's Road Map for 21st Century Geography Education project, the Association of American Geographers organized a Geography Education Research Committee (GERC) to identify significant gaps in geography education research that must be addressed to attain large-scale improvements in the quality of geography teaching and learning. GERC conducted an extensive…
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