• Conferences

    OAGEE runs two conferences each year, the spring and fall versions, and sometimes a Summer Institute. Each conference offers Geographers the opportunity to share knowledge and resources, learn about the latest developments, and review the latest from the publishing community.

    Dates & Locations for the 2014 OAGEE Spring and Fall Conferences

    Spring Conference: May 2 @  Royal Harbour Resort in Thornbury Ontario 

    Fall Conference: October 17 - 18 @ Ryerson  in Toronto Ontario

    Detailed itinerary & prices will be available soon. 

     
     
  • OAGEE Membership

    Membership in OAGEE

    Having a membership in OAGEE means many terrific benefits for you: It means that you will receive a quarterly professional publication called "The Monograph". Each issue contains lesson plans and activities, designed by teachers, for use in a variety of Geography courses. The Monograph also contains resource lists, book reviews, Geography news, and information about upcoming events

     

  • The MonographThe Monograph

    The Monograph is the journal of the Ontario Association for Geographic and Environmental Education. It strives to provide materials useful to secondary and elementary school teachers of Geography and its cognate disciplines.

     
  • Financial Literacy

    Financial Literacy

    O.A.G.E.E. in partnership with O.G.C.A., supported by the Ontario Ministry of Education announces lessons and activities to support financial literacy in geography courses in grades 7‐12.

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OAGEE Spring Conference 2014 Program!

Written by OAGEE Admin on . Posted in Spring Conferences

Blue Mountain & Blue Waters Field Studies

Join us on a tree top walk as we explore Ontario's Niagara Escarpment, which is a UNESCO World  Biosphere Reserve. Search for tribolites on the shores of Nottawasaga Bay in Craigleith Provincial Park and explore Scenic Caves.

REGISTER
Click the Register Now! button on the left side of this page to register online. 

DATE
Friday May 2nd 2014
LOCATION
Royal Harbour Resort, 1 Harbour Street, Thornbury Ontario
COST
Members $140 conference fee + HST Includes: lunch, transportation, and all activity fees.    

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2014 OAGEE Fall Conference - Call for Presenters

Written by Shawn Hughes on . Posted in Conferences

Workshop and presentation proposals for the 2014 OAGEE Fall Conference may be submitted online by clicking on the following link from April 22nd – June 1st 2014.

http://oagee.org/forms-new/presentations1.php  

DATE
October 17th & 18th, 2014
LOCATION
Ryerson University
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS
Online applications will open on Tuesday April 22nd. The deadline for submissions is June 1st. Notifications regarding successful submissions will be provided by the end of June 2014.
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Monograph Winter 2013

Written by Shawn Hughes on . Posted in Monograph

The Monograph

A hard copy of this fantastic resource has been mailed to Individual Memberships, Primary Department Members, and Subscribers. Secondary Department Members can access an electronic copy of The Monograph by logging into www.oagee.org and clicking the Monograph link. Note: you may need to login twice due to a glitch in the website. 
 
All OAGEE members can access the most recent issue of The Monograph through the OAGEE website. OAGEE members can access every issue of The Monograph by purchasing an annual subscription to the Best of The Monograph.
 
The Monograph is the intellectual property of OAGEE and access to this resource is for paying members only. Please use ethically. 
 

 

 
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2014 OAGEE CWS Implementation Resources

Written by Shawn Hughes on . Posted in Resources & Curriculum

O.A.G.E.E. has been working hard to produce & compile Geography lessons, posters and professional development opportunities to assist you with the implementation of Grades 7 & 8 Geography and Grade 9 Issues in Canadian Geography.  Thank you to our wonderful Regional Councillors that quickly submitted resources that teams from their Boards have been working on. Some of these resources are “works in progress”, however, we are certain that they will prove to be very helpful. Click here to view OAGEE’s 2014 Canadian and World Studies Implementation Resources

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


O.A.G.E.E. has developed classroom ready resources for each of the Concepts of Geographic Thinking for Grade 7 – 9. According to our recently revised curriculum document, “The four concepts of geographic thinking – spatial significance, patterns and trends, interrelationships, and geographic perspective – underpin all thinking and learning in Geography. In Grades 7 and 8, at least one concept of geographic thinking is identified as the focus for each overall expectation.” Lessons based on these Concepts of Geographic Thinking are in the final revision process and will be available soon.

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Jonathan Fletcher: A Teacher Who Took the Unbeaten Path

Written by Shawn Hughes on . Posted in News and Events

Congratulations to OAGEE’s Jonathan Fletcher!  Jonathan was recently recognized by ESRI for his very successful implementation of GIS in the classroom.  Click here to read more about Jonathan and his notable (and inspirational!) work with GIS in the classroom.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Jonathan demonstrates dedication and passion in his effort to promote GIS in his school. I have seen the excellent results/artifacts that Jonathan's geography classes produce. We hope to hear and see more! – Ivan Ius, WCDSB

If you are an educator looking for new GIS resources, visit Jonathan’s YouTube channel to view his video tutorials.

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OAGEE Spring & Fall Conference 2014!

Written by Shawn Hughes on . Posted in Conferences

Dates & Locations for the 2014 OAGEE Spring and Fall Conferences. More information to follow. 

Spring Conference: May 2 @  Royal Harbour Resort in Thornbury Ontario 

Fall Conference: October 17 - 18 @ Ryerson  in Toronto Ontario

Detailed itinerary & prices will be available soon. 

 

 

 

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