A Network for Professional Growth of Geography Teachers in Southern Africa

Printable application form here.

Online application form here.

Benefits of membership:

• Membership includes membership of the AAG (American  Association of Geographers)

• Resource sharing (access to lesson preparation, digital lessons, assessment tasks and examinations)

• Networking opportunities (See calendar)

• Up-skilling opportunities (attending workshops and accredited courses)

• Promote Geo-sciences and Spatial IT (GIS and Remote Sensing) as a career option to students and learners

• SAGTA biannual e-journal

• Student and learner development (Expos and Olympiads - Geography and GIS)

• Vacancies (for Teachers looking for a post and for schools advertising posts)

• Funding opportunities to attend International Conferences 


SAGTA - AAG Visitorship Winner: 2018


SAGTA would like to congratulate Theresa Uren, Boksburg High School, who has been awarded the SAGTA - AAG Visitorship to New Orleans in 2018. We know that you will represent SAGTA with distinction and make us proud at the AAG, well done!

SAGTA Goals:

  1. Encourage continued professional growth and support of existing Geography Teachers in Southern Africa.
  2. Build up the importance of Geography as a globally relevant subject within schools.
  3. Improve the stature of the role of secondary geography in relation to the study options available at tertiary level.







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