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Online Programs

Upcoming Programs and Recorded Webinars

Developing a Successful AAM Session Proposal

Wednesday, July 15, 2015
2-3:00 p.m. (ET)

Is your work advancing the museum field? Is your museum engaged in an exciting initiative that others should know about? Do you have valuable advice to share with colleagues? Submit a session for the 2016 AAM Annual Meeting & MuseumExpo! Join us to gain tips on developing your idea into meaningful content, learn more about the proposal submission process and explore ways to make your proposal stand out to the National Program Committee. 

Working with College Students as Museum Volunteers, Docents and Interns

Wednesday, November 4, 2015
2-3:30 p.m. (ET)

Incorporating college and university students into volunteer programs can be enriching for both volunteers and the organizations they serve. This 90-minute webinar addresses key elements of working with college students, including resources and strategies for training them to succeed in specific roles, insight regarding the unique needs and strengths of these volunteers and tips for creating meaningful experiences that meet both students' academic requirements and your volunteer goals.

Recorded Webinars

With over 70 programs to choose from, our recorded webinars cover a range of topics, and offer an affordable, accessible and convenient online learning opportunity for you, your staff and your colleagues. Purchase of each recorded webinar includes access to the archived recording and presentation materials. Programs originally produced after 2009 feature closed-captioning.

Click on the categories below to browse our webinar library.

How Does it Work?

Alliance webinars are originally presented live, recorded and archived for later access. Before purchasing, run a technical check to make sure your system is compatible. After purchasing a recorded webinar, you will receive access instructions to view the program at your own convenience.

AAM Online Professional Development Center

This partnership with Cypherworx and the San Diego Zoo Global Academy provides an expanded subscription library of online professional development courses. This course catalog covers everything from budgeting and PCI compliance to crisis communications to managing employees and volunteers.