Indigenous Programs


Focusing on excellence in Indigenous education and outreach with a commitment to providing exceptional learning experiences and community partnerships.
Mining Rocks Earth Science Programs
Teacher Workshops

School Programs

School Programs

Supporting teachers through professional development workshops and hands-on resources.

Outreach Programs

Public Outreach

Raising awareness through interactive activities at events across Canada.
Where we've been

Rock and Mineral Clubs / Shows



Engaging industry to support our mandate since 1994.

News and Publications

Annual Newsletter

Our 2016 Annual Newsletter is now available in English and French! Click here!

2016 Newsletter Cover Image

NEW! Core Concepts

Cover Photo of Core Concepts

Core Concepts is now available in English and French! Click here for more information


groundWORK Newsletter


Our groundWORK newsletter contains valuable information about annual events, Earth science resources, and classroom activities.  Click here for more information

NEW Poster!

Medicine from the Ground Up is our newest poster in the Mining Makes it Happen poster series. Available in English and French. Click here for more information.

MM Medicine cover

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Activities and Events

Mineral Resources and Mining Education Tours

MRMET cover page

You can now register for the 2017 Mineral Resources and Canadian Mining Education Tours put together by the Canadian Ecology Centre and Mining Matters. Click here for more information.

2017 Mining Matters Diamond in the Rough Golf Classic

The 2017 Mining Matters Diamond in the Rough Golf Classic is taking place Thursday, June 15, 2017 at Cedar Brae Golf Club in Scarborough. Click here for more information.