Welcome to The Georgia Geographic Alliance at Georgia State University

The Georgia Geographic Alliance (GGA) is a non-profit organization of individuals who believe that geographic knowledge is essential to the success of our state and nation. Our mission is to enhance geographic education and research through the development and promotion of place-based learning opportunities for Georgia K-12 teachers and students across all disciplines especially in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) fields.

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The Georgia Geographic Alliance Confirmed for “Aerial Presence” at Atlanta Science Festival

Teachers, youth, parents, and friends of Georgia Geography. In a few weeks, GGA, in collaboration with the Atlanta Community Mapping and Research Center, is pleased to participate in the Atlanta Science Festival. More details soon, but let’s tease with this: we’ll have a large “aerial presence” at the events inRead More…

Official Press Release Re-launching The Georgia Geographic Alliance at Georgia State University

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Georgia Geographic Alliance at Georgia State University Receives $27,000 Grant from the National Geographic Education Foundation to Re-Launch The Georgia Geographic Alliance Grants Promote K-12 Geographic Education and Research Nationwide CONTACT: Timothy L. Hawthorne, PhD Email: inspire@georgiageography.org Phone: 404.413.5771   ATLANTA, GEORGIA [November 8, 2013] —Read More…


Want to support geographic education and research across Georgia?  Please consider purchasing a variety of products with the official Georgia Geographic Alliance logos.  Show your geography pride while supporting the cause. All proceeds directly support Georgia Geography initiatives. More info and products coming soon.

Re-launch of the Georgia Geographic Alliance at Georgia State University

Welcome to the new home of the Georgia Geographic Alliance: We are excited to share all the creative, inspiring work in geographic education and research across the state of Georgia.   We are also pleased to announce the generous financial support of the Alliance as it returns to Georgia State University.Read More…

Georgia, Geography, Youth, and You! Making Connections in New Places! -- Photography of Georgia's diverse geographical landscapes courtesy of Hugh Nourse and Carol Nourse from the "Natural Communities of Georgia" by Leslie Edwards, Jonathan Ambrose, and L. Katherine Kirkman. Available on Amazon.com.