Network of Alliances for Geographic Education
California Geographic Alliance (CGA)

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Death Valley National Park
Death Valley National Park
San Francisco Bay
San Francisco, CA
Mojave, CA
Hopland, CA
Death Valley National Park

Now in its 20th year, the California Geographic Alliance (CGA) promotes geography education and literacy among California teachers, students, and the public. We vigorously advocate for more geography and environmental offices of education, and individual school districts. The CGA is a respected professional organization that leads and sustains geography education in California.

To learn more about CGA and our new "California Atlas" click on our website link.

California Geographic Education Endowment Contributors

  • Bechtel Corporation San Francisco CA
  • Bradford M. Freeman Foundation Los Angeles CA
  • Dailey Family Foundation Pasadena CA
  • Jackson Family Foundation Santa Rosa CA
  • Jewish Community Endowment Fund San Francisco CA
  • Jones Port Family Foundation Ross CA
  • Annenberg Foundation Los Angeles CA
  • Nature Bridge San Francisco CA
  • Occidental Oil and Gas Los Angeles CA
  • Richard & Rhoda Goldman Fund San Francisco CA
  • S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation San Francisco CA
  • STW Fixed Income Management Carpinteria CA
  • The Beck Family Foundation, Inc. Los Angeles CA
  • The David and Lucile Packard Foundation Los Altos CA
  • The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation Los Angeles CA
  • The Furth Family Foundation Healdsburg CA
  • The Patrick Foundation, Inc. Santa Barbara CA
  • The Waitt Foundation La Jolla CA Edward P. Roski City of Industry CA
  • Daniel S. Goldin San Diego CA
  • Bertrand J. Shapiro Los Angeles CA
  • William K. Reilly San Francisco CA
  • Joan Abrahamson Los Angeles CA
  • Alexander Trebek Studio City CA
  • Mariana R. Pfaelzer Los Angeles CA
  • Dennis R. Patrick Santa Barbara CA
  • Bruce L. Ludwig Los Angelo's, CA

California Geographic Alliance Geospatial Technology Coordinator, Ming-Hsiang Tsou, a geography...


Dr. Kate Swanson

San Diego State University

5500 Campanile Drive

Office: Geography Annex 209

San Diego, CA 92182-4493


Fax 619-594-4938


Thomas Herman, PhD

San Diego State University

5500 Campanile Drive

San Diego, 92182-4493


Fax 619-594-4938

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