GeoCanada Community is a wide-reaching outreach program that is comprised of 5 different initiatives, all dedicated to furthering the profile of earth sciences to the general public and students. This year will feature:
Earth Science for Society
A two day program in the BMO Centre Corral that will expose students and the public to a variety of hands-on exhibits from the industry.
Foundations – The Science Beneath the Art
A one of a kind program that will examine the earth science underpinnings of some well-known Canadian landscapes.
Teacher Workshop and Field Trip
A two day program that will bring together teachers from across Canada and empower them to integrate earth science topics in their day to day teaching.
Communicating Earth Science to the Public
A one day panel and workshop that will provide earth scientists with the tools to better communicate with the public.
Know the Earth under Your Feet – Poster Competition
A poster competition for junior high and high school students across Canada encouraging them to examine the geology in their own communities.