MEC strives to create an enlightened public who understand the importance of mining and minerals in everyday life.
MEC NewsMEC attended the USA Science and Engineering Festival in Washington, DC, April 6-8, 2018. Visitors to the MEC booth participated in hands-on activities while learning about mining safety, properties and uses of minerals.
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.