Network of Alliances for Geographic Education
Geography Awareness Week Dates - 2013 - 2017


Mark Your Calendars!

Celebrate GAWeek EVERY third week of November...

  • 2013: November 17-23
  • 2014: November 16-22
  • 2015: November 15-21
  • 2016: November 13-19
  • 2017: November 12-18

It is part of the National Geographic Society’s work to ensure that our nation’s youth are Geo-literate—that they understand how Earth’s interconnected human, ecological, and geophysical systems function, and have the ability to apply that understanding to decision-making and problem solving. This year’s theme of “declaring your interdependence” promotes geo-literacy and explores the idea that one is constantly making connections all over the world through the things they buy, the foods they eat, and the decisions they make. 

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