Overview

Created in partnership with The Geography Collective and National Geographic Emerging Explorer Daniel Raven-Ellison, Mission:Explore is a geography education website that offers a unique and powerful way to learn and think about geography. Win badges that reflect geographic concepts and skills by completing geographic challenges called missions.

Going offline? Print the Mission:Explore booklets, stickers, and certificates above. Read the Teacher Guide for more ideas on how to bring adventure into your classroom.

Credits

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Writer

Justine Kendall, National Geographic Society

Editor

Kim Hulse, National Geographic Society

Educator Reviewer

Lydia Lewis, M.Ed., Grade 5 U.S. History/Geography Educator; National Cathedral School, Washington, D.C.

Expert Reviewer

Michal LeVasseur, Ph.D., National Geographic Alliance Network Liaison

Creator

The Geography Collective

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Interactives

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