Mission: The organization works to enhance the status and quality of geography teaching and learning. The organization serves this mission in order to promote and support geography education and educators.
Programs: The national council for geographic education (ncge) is a non-profit organization, chartered in 1915 to enhance the status and quality of geography teaching and learning. Ncge supports geography teaching at all levels - from kindergarten through university. Ncge's mission is to both promote and celebrate geographic teaching and learning. Our activities include: conducting and gathering research; producing journals and other geography publications; developing curricular resources; providing professional development opportunities; honoring teachers, mentors and researchers; advocating for geography in schools; and organizing an annual conference.