April EdComversation

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3rd Thursday of every month 4:00-5:00 pm ET Museums and Education Reform  Museums and libraries serve more than 50 million students annually and are some of the most revered and trusted …

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June EdComversation

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As museum professionals, we recognize the power of narrative and context. EdComversations is a place we can share stories- our greatest successes, our most embarrassing flops, those moments …

July EDCOMversation

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As museum professionals, we recognize the power of narrative and context. EdComversations is a place we can share stories- our greatest successes, our most embarrassing flops, those moments …

August EDCOMversation

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As museum professionals, we recognize the power of narrative and context. EdComversations is a place we can share stories- our greatest successes, our most embarrassing flops, those moments …

September EDCOMversation

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As museum professionals, we recognize the power of narrative and context. EdComversations is a place we can share stories- our greatest successes, our most embarrassing flops, those moments …

October EDCOMversation

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As museum professionals, we recognize the power of narrative and context. EdComversations is a place we can share stories- our greatest successes, our most embarrassing flops, those moments …

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Alliance Blog
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American Alliance of Museums Honors Smithsonian Latino Center with 2018 Award for Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion

Press Release
For Immediate Release ARLINGTON, VA – The American Alliance of Museums (AAM), the only organization representing the entire scope of the museum community, today announced that the …

Futurist Friday: Critical Thinking

Center for the Future Of Museums Blog
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Gorilla Warfare: How to Handle Exhibition Errors

Alliance Blog
It’s not a matter of if, but when. Whether an exhibition is 500 square feet with a few labels and a curator’s catalogue, or a whopping 50,000 square feet with hundreds of graphic panels and …

Thinking Outside the Museum: Creating Outdoor Spaces and Experiences for All Visitors Workshop