Resources for Teachers
The Geological Extension Service (GES) of the New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources coordinates information resources and services for teachers. The GES also conducts teacher and student workshops like Rockin' around New Mexico -- a geology workshop for K-12 teachers -- and provides displays and Earth Science information at teacher conferences and other educational gatherings.
You may also want to:
- Download our prepared geoscience exercises
- Visit our Earthquake Education Web site "Tremor"
- Browse our our list of 'Web Sources for Geological Education Activities and Lesson Plans
For more information, contact:
Susan Welch, Manager, Geologic Extension Service
Our Albuquerque office houses a teacher resource center with sample curricula for map reading, earthquake education, mineral resources, and more. Staff geologists are usually available to answer questions. The office is located at 2808 Central Avenue SE, just one block west of Girard, and is open weekdays from 9:00-12:00 and 1:00-4:00.
Contact Rita Case for more information.