Monthly Archives: July 2013

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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Running with Animals and Athletes

Perot Museum of Nature and Science Dallas, TX The new Perot Museum of Nature and Science’s Sports Run Exhibit teaches kids and adults alike the science of running, and allows audiences to race local sports figures and iconic animals both prehistoric and … Continue reading

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Transforming Communities through Child-Centered Learning

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

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