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The Geological Society is involved with education from primary level, through the keystages of the National Curriculum, to A-Levels.



Geology Career Pathways: Geology at School 

Visit our new interactive guide for students, teachers and parents. Find out about studying geology at school, applying for university, work experience and the national curriculum, as well as career options if you’re interested in the Earth.

Explore your pathway 

""National Schools Geology Challenge: 2016 Winners announced!

The Challenge is now in its 5th year. Teams of A-level Science, Geology and Geography students compete in heats run by our Regional Groups, and go forward to a final at Burlington House.  Find out who won in 2016...


Geoscience Education AcademyGeoscience Education Academy 2016: Free training for UK teachers

Free to attend, the GEA offers UK teachers a great opportunity to understand how to teach geoscience if it is not their principal subject.

The GEA 2016, running 27–30 July, is now fully booked. Find out more or join the waiting list.



Primary Science Teaching Award

The Education Committee was delighted to endorse Sue Fielding as the recipient of the Primary Science Teacher Award 2014. 

The nomination related strongly to fieldwork so we were delighted to support this award which encourages outdoor practical work at primary level. Well done, Sue!

Schools AffiliatesSchools Affiliate Scheme

The Geological Society provides support to schools in the UK wishing to understand more about Earth Sciences, and how to incorporate examples within the National Curriculum.


The National Curriculum

 Geology in The National Curriculum  

Visit our new online resource, Geology Career Pathways, for updated guidance on when Geology is taught in school and where it overlaps with other subjects in the science and geography curriculum.

EducationEducational Organisations Guide

An A-Z of educational organisations, with links to their websites


Junior MembershipJunior Memberships

For over 16-year-olds, find out about joining as a Junior Candidate Fellow or Candidate Fellow

New Geology Careers Leaflet


Download our new careers poster / leaflet to explore geology career and study options.