NCRGE has two institutional headquarters: 1) The American Association of Geographers in Washington, D.C., and 2) The Gilbert M. Grosvenor Center for Geographic Education in the Department of Geography at Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas.

Research Coordination Network

NCRGE’s research coordination network includes over 200 researchers and practitioners affiliated with dozens of universities, schools, and organizations in the United States. Beyond the U.S., the NCRGE RCN includes researchers from across Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas. NCRGE welcomes applications for RCN membership from individuals, organizations, and universities.

International RCN members


  • University of Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA


  • Beijing Normal University, CHINA
  • East China Normal University, CHINA
  • The Institute of Geographical Studies, INDIA
  • Islamic University Bahawalpur, PAKISTAN
  • National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, SINGAPORE
  • Hanoi National University of Education, Hanoi, VIETNAM


  • University College London Institute of Education, UNITED KINGDOM
  • Geography Education Research Collective, UNITED KINGDOM
  • University of Cumbria, UNITED KINGDOM
  • Institute of Geography, University of Duisburg-Essen, GERMANY
  • Institute for Secondary Education, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland, SWITZERLAND
  • University of Zaragoza, SPAIN
  • Fatih University, TURKEY
  • European Association of Geographers (EUROGEO)
  • International Geographical Union (IGU)
  • Oxford Brookes University, UNITED KINGDOM

Latin America

  • Pan-American Institute of Geography and History (PAIGH)