Category Archives: Let’s Move! Museums & Gardens

Children’s Museum of Manhattan Launches Early Childhood Health Curriculum Approved by the National Institutes of Health

Ed. Note: This blog was originally posted on www.letsmove.gov. To view the original post, click here. By Susan Hildreth Director, IMLS The Institute of Museum and Library Services is the federal agency that supports the nation’s libraries and museums. The agency manages … Continue reading

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Our Moving is Our Learning: The Power of Kinesthetic Learning and Programming in Children’s Museums

Ed note: This blog post is made in conjunction with September’s National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month.  By Logan Block Programs Manager, Miami Children’s Museum My father, a lifelong elementary school educator, used to say of children and learning, “Our work is our play.” … Continue reading

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Passion to Learn

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

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