Events & Professional Development Opportunities

We have had a tremendous response to our programs in 2015 and 2016, with over 425 teachers attending our Fall 2015 World Geography Academies for Grades 7 and 6. We have several more training opportunities scheduled for 2017. 

 

ONLINE PAYMENT NOW AVAILABLE

We now accept online payment for event fees. Checks and purchase orders are accepted, also. After submitting your event registration online, please click here for details about event payment options. If you register to be on the "waiting list" for a closed session, no payment is required until after you are notified via email that an opening has occurred.   

Online Registration now available

To register for upcoming programs, please complete the registration form by clicking on this link:  Event Registration. For folks who register to be placed on a waiting list for a session that is listed as closed, OKAGE will notify you by email if an opening occurs due to a cancellation.    

WGA participants learn more about wind energy.

2017

July 19, 2017: Summer Metro-Tech Institute

July 21, 2017: Summer Social Studies Conference at UCO, Edmond, OK

July 27-30, 2017: National Council for Geographic Education Annual Conference in Albuquerque, NM

August 25, 2017: Back to School Night at Oklahoma History Center

September 13, 2017: World Geography Academy I: "Media, Maps, and Technology" Breakout sessions will encompass various topics including media literacy, mapping skills, renewable energy, and geo-technologies. This WGA is open to all grade levels and will be held at the University of Oklahoma's Center for Continuing Education in Norman, OK.

October 18, 2017: World Geography Academy II: "Media, Maps, and Technology" Breakout sessions will encompass various topics including media literacy, mapping skills, renewable energy, and geo-technologies. This WGA is open to all grade levels and will be held at the University of Oklahoma's Center for Continuing Education in Norman, OK.

October 27, 2017: Oklahoma Council for the Social Studies Conference at Moore Norman Technology Center - South Penn Campus

2016

Feb. 17: Human Geography Academy with The DBQ Project at OU

March 5: Spring Social Studies Conference at UCO, Edmond, OK

June 12-15: Geography 101 Summer Academy at OU

September 14, 2016: World Geography Academy - Norman, OK; The Ring of Fire: More Than Earthquakes, Tsunamis, and Volcanoes!

October 12, 2016: World Geography Academy - Tulsa, OK; The Ring of Fire: More Than Earthquakes, Tsunamis, and Volcanoes!

2015

Aug. 4-8: National Council Geographic Education Annual Conference

Aug. 21: OKAGE Geo Celebration & Gala

OKAGE World Geography Academies

Sept. 30: WGA I – Eastern Hemisphere for Grade 7

Oct. 21: WGA II – Eastern Hemisphere for Grade 7

Nov. 18: WGA III – Eastern Hemisphere for Grade 7

Dec. 9: WGA – Western Hemisphere for Grade 6

Oct. 23: Oklahoma Council for the Social Studies Annual State Conference

Nov. 17: Geography Awareness Week Night at Fisher Elem., Moore Schools

Nov. 18: Launching of www.OKAGEweb.org 

Nov. 20: Geography Day 2015 at OU for High School Human Geography

 

 

Geography Awareness Week Night with SEARCH students from the Moore Public Schools at Fisher Elementary School, Tuesday, November 17, 2015.