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Why I Abandoned the Traditional Museum Education Model

Personal stories are how we, at Nemours Estate, connect our visitors with the duPont family who once lived in this grand place. So I’d like to share my personal story of building a museum …

onePULSE, Many Perspectives: Collaborating with Diverse Stakeholders to Develop the National Pulse Memorial & Museum

Hosting Remote Internships: Successes, Challenges, and Thoughts for the Future

For Post-Pandemic Success, Get Creative with Distributed Museum Models

Giving Back: Museums and Older Volunteers during COVID-19

With Rapid Response Collecting, Who Are We Responding To?

A Big COVID-19 Pivot: The Museum Assessment Program Goes Virtual

Why Museum Store Sunday Matters More Than Ever This Year

The Shifting Sands of Excellence: A Q&A with Accreditation Leaders

Running with Scissors: Creating a Sustainable History Experience (2017-2020)

How to Start an Accessibility Movement at Your Museum

A Q&A with George Corsillo, Designer of This Year’s Winner for Excellence in Publication Design

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American Alliance of Museums Announces Commitment to Fostering a More Welcoming Nation with Support of Ad Council’s “Belonging Begins With Us” Campaign

Category: Press Release
National initiative encourages welcoming attitudes and actions in communities across America   For immediate release Arlington, VA – The American Alliance of Museums (AAM), the only …

Your Voice is Needed TODAY – Last Chance for COVID-19 Economic Relief in 2020

Category: Advocacy Alert
Support Field-Wide Advocacy for Museum Relief: The current crisis is taking a distressing financial toll on cultural organizations, and AAM is no different. In these challenging times, we …

The Museum of Future History: An Antidote To Chronological Squatting

Category: Center for the Future Of Museums Blog
Those of you who follow my writing may be aware of my passion about the need to decolonize the future. I believe museums can play a vital role in helping the public be better stewards of …

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