Category Archives: Workforce Development/Job Assistance

The Nature of Childhood

Ed Note: This is a cross post from the blog of whitehouse.gov. You can find the original post here. Dave Becker is being honored as a White House Champion of Change for his leadership and commitment to libraries and museums around the United … Continue reading

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A Day of Sharing and Learning

By Sandra Narva Senior Program Officer, IMLS On June 10, 2013, forty representatives of projects funded through the IMLS Native American/Native Hawaiian Museum Services (NANH) grant program gathered at Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico, to learn about each other’s projects, … Continue reading

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AAHC Forum: Wake Up and Smell the Possibilities

By Quantia Fletcher Assistant Director, Mosaic Templars Cultural Center In the museum world, whether you’re the tiniest of the tiny, or the size of a Walmart, at one point or another, you’ve likely made a wish for more staff to … Continue reading

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Mismatch Between Graduates’ Information Skills and Employers’ Needs

By Alison J. Head Founder and Director, Project Information Literacy Last year as part of an IMLS planning grant study awarded to Project Information Literacy (PIL), our research team at the University of Washington’s Information School discovered a pattern about how … Continue reading

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AAHC Forum: A Dream Becomes Reality

This post is a part of the AAHC Forum. In the coming months we will invite current and past grantees to contribute their project experiences via blog posts on our UpNext Blog and then ask you to respond through the … Continue reading

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