We are pleased to share this free online resource with you.
The Mineral Education Coalition provides free resources for K-12 education as well as information for the community as a whole. One their website you will find
- a large database of minerals with images
- grade level activities
- information on mining and mining safety
- information about jobs related to minerals and mining
- community resources
- information for Boy Scout troop merit badge
and so much more!
The Minerals Education Coalition’s (MEC) mission is to identify, produce and disseminate fact-based K-12 minerals education lessons and activities and to inform and educate the general public about the importance of mining in their everyday lives.
Please visit The Mineral Education Coalition's website for more information and to find out how to connect with them.