National Geographic Educator Certification

MGA will host Phase 1 of the National Geographic Educator Certification.

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National Geographic Educator Certification is a free professional development program that recognizes pre-K through 12 formal and informal educators committed to inspiring the next generation of explorers, conservationists, and changemakers. These educators are part of a powerful movement to make the world a better place by empowering students to be informed decision-makers equipped to solve meaningful challenges in their communities and beyond. Don’t just teach students about the world—teach them how to change it.  

The Educator Certification is a three-phase program: 

Phase 1: Participate in an in-person workshop to hone your skills in National Geographic’s educational mission: We teach kids about the world and how it works, empowering them to succeed and to make it a better place.

Phase 2: Develop and implement two activities that apply the skills gained in Phase 1 and incorporate a National Geographic resource.

Phase 3: Craft a capstone project that tells the story of student learning, demonstrates professional growth, and inspires other educators.

Date: Thursday, December 6, 2018

Time: 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Location: University of Montana Campus, Stone Hall 217

All participants will receive a $50 stipend for their time. 

For more information on the National Geographic Educator Certification, click here

To register, click here to fill out the registration form

If you have any questions, please email mga@umontana.edu or rebecca.kranitz@umontana.edu