Category Archives: 21st Century Museum Professionals

A Cooperstown Close-up: Developing a Model for Technology-Based Museum School Partnerships

By Julie Wilson Manager of Digital Learning and Outreach, National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum For over a decade the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum has used distance learning technology to allow students in grades K-12 to … Continue reading

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Helping Develop a Visitor-Centered Museum

By Rod Cofield Acting Director, Historic London Town and Gardens On a late September morning in 2011 I learned that I would be in charge of a 3-year project consisting of 4 workshops per year for front-line museum volunteers and staff. … Continue reading

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Museum Program Changes

By Claudia French Deputy Director for Museums, IMLS This year, we at the IMLS Office of Museum Services took a fresh look at our grant guidelines and categories with an eye toward making the grant application process easier and more … Continue reading

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