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Children takeover UK museums and reach 2m+ on social media

Last week 70 museums, galleries, archives and heritage sites across the UK were taken over by children and young people for the annual Kids in...

Inspiring confidence and championing design and creativity in the V&A’s youngsters: A Q&A with Dr Helen Charman

With an impressive background in museums and education, Dr Helen Charman, Director of Learning and National Programmes at the Victoria & Albert Museum (V&A) in...

Lockdown learning – the digital education resources that raised the game

Andrew Lloyd-Webber, Bernadine Evaristo, and Jarvis Cocker are among the 160,000 signatories of the Public Campaign for the Arts petition in opposition to funding cuts...

Why do stories matter to museums and how can museums become better storytellers?

Stories are universal. We all read, watch and listen to them. We all tell them. Stories are part of what makes us human. In fact,...

What can Massive Open Online Courses do for Museums?

MOOC stands for Massive Open Online Course. A MOOC is a web-based learning resource that is available to students all over the world. This type...

The Impact of Teen-Centered Intensive Programming in Museums

It’s one thing to get teens through the door of your museum, it’s another to provide serious benefit to them for doing so. Lifelong benefit,...

Film: Transforming Museum Learning with Hīnātore Learning Lab

As of June 2017, we are eighteen months into fundamentally transforming museum learning at Te Papa for schools and the public through exhibitions, school and...

Film: Exploring Sex & Relationship Education at the British Museum

Inspired by the publication ‘A Little Gay History’ the British Museum developed an innovative education offer for secondary schools that explores sex & relationships. The...

Film: How Learning Can Reshape Museums

Cindy Foley Executive Deputy Director for Learning and Experience,  Columbus Museum of Art Sarah Campbell Head of Learning Programmes,  Victoria and Albert Museum When museum...

Film: Experiments in developing a new museum learning program

Peter Mahony and Karolina Novak from MAAS talk about encouraging risk-taking in museums with a series of design experiments around the development of a new learning...

Film: How one School is seeking to “build a bridge” for their community

DC Public Schools is creating a new initiative to build curriculum for African American History. Ayanna Muhammad’s class will serve as a pilot project connecting...

Film: Intensive teen programs in contemporary art museums

In 2016 the Whitney Museum of American Art published Room to Rise, findings from an innovative multi-year research initiative exploring the long-term impact of intensive...

Film: How can Museums better support Teachers

This presentation from Dr Sarah Rusholme at Wellington Museum Trust shares the work that she has been doing with thirteen nationally significant institutions in New Zealand...