Author Archives: mheintz

Children’s Museum Takes Different Approach on Childhood Obesity

Ed. Note: This blog was originally posted on www.letsmove.gov. To view the original post, click here.  Posted by Mary Murphy, The Children’s Museum of the Treasure Coast on August 08, 2014 A generation ago, kids were outside playing in their yards, in their neighborhoods, … Continue reading

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CFPB Offers Free Materials and Other Resources for Libraries

By Dan Rutherford, Senior Content Specialist, CFPB Office of Financial Education Program ideas, electronic and print resources, and marketing materials are now available free from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). Back in April, when we announced our Community Financial Education … Continue reading

Posted in 21st Century Skills, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Economic/Community Development, Workforce Development/Job Assistance | Leave a comment

Poets on Poets: Sojourner Ahebee

Ed note: This is a cross-post from the AYAW Blog.  You can find the original blog post here. Inaugural National Student Poet and Northeast representative, Claire Lee, returns to the AYAW blog to interview the 2013 Class of National Student Poets for her “Poets … Continue reading

Posted in Afterschool/Out-of-School, Cultural Heritage/Sustainability, Education Support, Lifelong learning/ Intergenerational, Meet the National Student Poets | Leave a comment

Chantecler, a Barnyard Fantasy

Ed note: This is a cross-post from the Museum of the City of New York Blog.  You can find the original blog post here.    While digitizing the vast collection of over 30,000 photographs that make up the theatre production files at the Museum … Continue reading

Posted in Collections Care/Preservation, Cultural Heritage/Sustainability, Museums for America | 2 Comments