What to teach this month
Around the world women are contributing to the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) to help increase our understanding of our planet and protect it.
From making a treasure hunt to keeping a sensory journal, get ideas for how to have fun with geography in your daily life.
This collection contains a selection of content from NG Education about citizen science. Use search to find more.
Visualizing the world with Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Join us as we track bears, protect chimpanzees, and fly drones over the highest glacier in the world!
Explore the challenges of living on Mars! With this interactive simulator built on authentic NASA data, you can design your own mission and set it motion.
Get ideas for fun family activities you can do outdoors, like planting a garden, that will keep you in touch with nature for seasons to come.
This mobile application guide for the Debris Tracker app unlocks access to an open-data citizen-science movement. Make a difference today.
The world of geography is much more than place names and state capitals, and this cartoon aims to show the full breadth of the field.
Digital Classroom Magazine
explorer and Young Explorer
We are now offering free digital access to Explorer magazine. Inspire young readers through authentic and engaging nonfiction content that supports national reading and science standards.
Spatial thinking allows students to comprehend and analyze phenomena related to the places and spaces around them—and at scales from what they can touch and see in a room or their neighborhood to a world map or globe. Our mapping resources are uniquely positioned to introduce map skills, engage students with classic National Geographic maps, and interact with cutting-edge mapping technology.
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