The 10th Colloquium on Cartography for Children and Students and 1st International Meeting on School Cartography and Spatial Thinking was designed to play an important role in the process of appreciating the academic work developed in this line of research in Brazilian postgraduate programs. The meeting also has the purpose of fostering the most recent pathways in school cartography, the ones that will lure our attention in the years to come, considering the demands in geography education.