Geography Awareness Week

Geography Awareness Week will be November16-22, 2014. This year’s theme is centered around exploring where foods come from .  For more information contact Joanne Alex at  If your school would to host GAW activities, please contact Joanne so we can track GAW in Maine. For additional activities please visit  This is cosponsored by National Geographic Education and the Geo-Literacy coalition.

Our Mission

The mission of the Maine Geographic Alliance is to expand and improve geographic education from Pre-Kindergarten through University by assisting educators with high-quality geographic materials, lessons, and workshops for implementing Maine's learning results. 



Maine Geographic Alliance
Roberts Learning Center
UMF Campus
270 Main Street
Farmington, Me. 04938 

(207) 778-7443

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