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How Can Museums Change Teens — and Vice Versa?

Written by Chelsea Kelly, Milwaukee Art Museum Over the past four years, I have worked with hundreds of Milwaukee-area teens who love art, and who, over their time in teen programs at the Milwaukee Art Museum, grow to love museums

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How Can Museums Change Teens — and Vice Versa?

Written by Chelsea Kelly, Milwaukee Art Museum Over the past four years, I have worked with hundreds of Milwaukee-area teens who love art, and who, over their time in teen programs at the Milwaukee Art Museum, grow to love museums

Pop Up Museum turn Living Room as part of Santa Cruz Open Streets. Photo by Karen Kefauver. http://www.santacruzmah.org

A Museum Experience Is Not One-Size-Fits-All

“Dialogue isn’t for everyone.” These words were said to me recently regarding change in an educational mission. I couldn’t agree more – it’s why we as educators carry a toolbox; activities for any occasion, any learner, and keep them at

Pop Up Museum turn Living Room as part of Santa Cruz Open Streets. Photo by Karen Kefauver. http://www.santacruzmah.org

A Museum Experience Is Not One-Size-Fits-All

“Dialogue isn’t for everyone.” These words were said to me recently regarding change in an educational mission. I couldn’t agree more – it’s why we as educators carry a toolbox; activities for any occasion, any learner, and keep them at

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Sweet Spots for Engaging Parents in Family Spaces

Museum Educators know that providing experiences for family audiences are a valuable way to advance the museum’s mission, expand its audience, and strengthen its place within the community. A relatively new way many museums are providing for families is with

20130217-180138.jpg

Sweet Spots for Engaging Parents in Family Spaces

Museum Educators know that providing experiences for family audiences are a valuable way to advance the museum’s mission, expand its audience, and strengthen its place within the community. A relatively new way many museums are providing for families is with

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Book Spine Poetry: Museum Edition

The charismatic chaos of museums, captured in book spines. While I just missed National Poetry Month, I wanted to play with an idea I encountered from Maria Popova on her always creative, interesting, and well-worth-reading site Brain Pickings.  During April

bookspinepoem

Book Spine Poetry: Museum Edition

The charismatic chaos of museums, captured in book spines. While I just missed National Poetry Month, I wanted to play with an idea I encountered from Maria Popova on her always creative, interesting, and well-worth-reading site Brain Pickings.  During April