MEC strives to create an enlightened public who understand the importance of mining and minerals in everyday life.
MEC NewsView the upcoming Move Mining competition on Monday, February 26, at 4:30 CST live from Minneapolis. Meet the winners of the Move Mining Next Gen video competition and the finalists of the Move Mining competition. Teachers received more than 900 free rock and mineral kits at the National Science Teachers Association area conference in New Orleans.
SME Members – Get Involved!Education about minerals and mining is crucial to the future of the mining industry. Use these resources to explain the importance of mined minerals in everyday life to members of your local community.
What can MEC offer your local SME Section?Find out about materials, outreach ideas, funding and recognition opportunities from MEC in this presentation. Watch it yourself and show it to your SME Section or SME Student Chapter.
Mining in Society Merit BadgeFind a wide range of useful resources for the Mining In Society Merit Badge.
Other Great ResourcesHere you will find a list of Curriculum and Informational resources. This list in no way implies ownership, partnership, endorsement or any other relationship. We just think these are some sites you may find helpful!
Reports & PublicationsA listing or reports and publications from a variety of sources.
Presentation ResourcesMEC is based out of Englewood, CO. Our staff is limited to regional or national outreach. If you are interested in a presentation for your school or educational group, please refer to the below resources.