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.
Click here to learn more about the Minerals Education Coalition.
Mining & Careers Resources
MEC has created a series of mining & minerals career resources to show students how an interest in STEM subjects can lead to a rewarding career in the mining industry.
Find Mining & Career bookmarks and interviews with mining professionals here.
Is Mining Important? You Bet!
Everything we depend on is either made from minerals or relies on minerals for its production.
Find out why you absolutely, positively, must have someone somewhere, who develops the resources you use every day.