18 February 2024
AGTA is pleased to announce that we are accepting entries to the 2024 AGTA Awards for publications of resources that enhance the teaching of geography across Australia. Details are available in the update.
18 September 2023
The AGTA conference conveners, the Geography & History Teachers Association of the Northern Territory invites applications from individuals, groups and organisations to present a lecture, workshop or seminar at the 2024 conference to be hosted in Darwin.
3 September 2023
Our first edition of Geographia for 2023 provides a summary of the great work of our members in providing advice, support and professional development to geography teachers across Australia.
7 April 2023
Planning is well underway for what is certain to be an outstanding professional learning event all geography teachers will not want to miss. Save the date now!
11 February 2023
Entries now closed for 2023. In 2023, the Competition will be held online within schools, from Wednesday 10 May to Wednesday 24 May. The Competition consists of mainly multiple-choice questions testing geographical knowledge and skills. All participants receive results and
31 January 2023
The December 2022 issue of AGTA’s Geographia is now available. Contents include:
26 January 2023
Emeritus Professor Richard Howitt, will become a member of the Order of Australia for services to education and Indigenous affairs. Richie has been a major force in Australian Geography. After a career as a Primary teacher, Richie had a distinguished
11 October 2022
The National Summit on Teaching Out-of-field (TOOF) was attended by academics, school leaders, classroom teachers across various career stages, representatives from curriculum authorities, and representatives from professional associations. The Australian Geography Teachers Association (AGTA) was represented by Trish Douglas (Immediate
11 September 2022
You are invited to do a free 1-hour ‘PD bite’ on: Primary Geography in Australia – Directions and Discussions The Australian Geography Teachers Association (AGTA) is proud to announce a new, nationally focused professional learning initiative in an e-learning short course format. The