The Redpath Museum possesses a rich repository of knowledge and educational resources which contribute to the understanding of Canada's natural history and the world's material cultures. The educational programs extend and enrich the classroom experience by bringing curricula to life. Dynamic and hands-on, they are geared to stimulate multiple intelligences through scientific inquiry in an informal educational environment. All the educational programs at the Redpath Museum are designed to meet MELS (Ministère de l'Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport) Curriculum expectations and compulsory concepts. Achievements and Competencies are based on the Common Framework of Science Learning Outcomes (K-12) set by the Canadian Council of Ministers of Education (1997).