We are excited to announce the details for Career Conversations 2022! Please join us on June 15th at 5:00 PM for our annual networking event featuring guest speaker Elizabeth Chew, Former Executive Vice President and Chief Curator at James Madison’s Montpelier. Click below to register! ... See MoreSee Less
Dear Friend of Smithsonian Education,Teachers, join us this summer and discover how museum objects and art can help learners explore the challenges and opportunities of living in a democracy while inspiring civic action and preparing them to become informed civic participants!Register for Smithsonian Summer Sessions: Inspiring Civic Engagement, a free, five-day virtual workshop on June 27 – July 1, 2022, and join an online community of educators as we explore civic engagement through the lens of six Smithsonian museums.Museum educators will explore connections among museum resources and model transferable, inquiry-based strategies to implement with your students. Participants will learn new methods to teach with museum resources, build a new support network of education peers, and create an innovative learning experience for your classroom. You’ll also learn to use the Smithsonian Learning Lab to access and curate digital museum resources for learning.All educators are welcome. This institute is ideal for classroom teachers of any subject area or grade level. Participants will receive a certificate documenting their participation, including the number of professional development hours, upon completing the course.The course will be led by educators from these Smithsonian organizations: Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design MuseumNational Museum of African American History and CultureNational Museum of American HistoryNational Portrait GalleryNational Postal MuseumSmithsonian American Art MuseumSmithsonian Office of Educational TechnologyLearn more and register: s.si.edu/summersessions22We hope to see you this summer,Smithsonian Education ... See MoreSee Less
How can educators of all disciplines prepare students to be active and informed participants in a democracy? Join us this summer to explore this question through the lens of six Smithsonian collection...
I 💙 UD Day has been extended until 2 pm EST today! Please help us reach our fundraising goals by reading about and sharing our appeal in support of Museum Studies students! 💛💙 University of Delaware Alumni... See MoreSee Less