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Full Time: Education Position at National Building Museum

November 20th 2018

Dear museum colleagues, Please help us share the announcement that the National Building Museum is seeking an experienced candidate for the position of Educator of Community Engagement. This position manages particular community programming and initiatives, with an emphasis on Museum Members. Key responsibilities include the Museum’s Camp and Birthday Party programs; other experiences include programs for specific membership groups and other community groups or audiences. Interested and qualified applicants sh ...Continue Reading

Job posting: Associate Educator for Interpretation - PMA (Maine)

November 20th 2018

Under the general supervision of the Peggy L. Osher Director of Learning and Interpretation, this position is responsible for developing diverse opportunities for engagement with works of art for visitors of all ages and experience levels using a wide variety of interpretive tools. It supports the Portland Museum of Art’s (Maine) mission and contributes to the vitality of the community by connecting art of the past and the work of living artists with issues relevant today to the museum’s constituencies.Position Ty ...Continue Reading

Call for Abstracts: Language & Museum Education

November 19th 2018

Viewfinder, the NAEA Museum Education Division’s online journal, is looking for article abstracts for a new issue exploring the intersections of language and inclusion. Abstracts should be submitted by Thursday December 6 at https://goo.gl/forms/R6SA5tmWjRvlcpNr1.Language--visual, aural, and written-- may broaden possibilities for human experience. Likewise, the limitations of language and histories of its presence and erasure may impact the ways museum educators communicate with and about people. This issue of Vi ...Continue Reading

Museum Buys Artwork That Doesn’t Physically Exist | Netherlands Museum Director Was A Nazis Ally | Pitt Rivers Museum's Magic Potatoes Collection | Design Museum Explores Future Mobility | Potions Of Yore Preserved

November 18th 2018

Welcome back to GLOBAL MUSEUM, your award-winning & free online compendium, read weekly since 1998 by 8,000+ readers in more than 201 countries.http://www.globalmuseum.org**  In a Netherlands Museum Director, the Nazis Found an AllyDirk Hannema, who served as the top museum official for the Dutch shadow government set up by the Nazis, must have known what sort of ugly business the art clearing house, the Mühlmann Agency, was up to, historians say.**  Why an English Museum Has a Collection of Mag ...Continue Reading

RE: Policies for ensuring safe spaces?

November 15th 2018

I would love to hear about this as well. *Hazel Theriault *** Public Programs Coordinator * * *Orlando Science Center* 407-514-2046 | *[email protected]* Website |* *Give Online** */ /* */    /**/    /**//* */ /* */Inspire Science Learning for Life/* */ /* *From:* [email protected] [mailto:[email protected]] *Sent:* Wednesday, November 14, 2018 12:42 PM *To:* talk at museum-ed.org <[email protected]> *Subject:* [talk] Policies for e ...Continue Reading

Re: Policies for ensuring safe spaces?

November 14th 2018

I suggest you contact either the Tenement Museum, or the 911 Museum (both NYC) to ask them if they have resources. Not that we all can’t experience some of this, but both more frequently risk encounters with racist, angry and hateful reactions and I believe had developed guide training to mitigate the tension.Dawn SalernoExecutive DirectorRotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden [email protected] Nov 14, 2018, at 1:05 PM, Julie Boam [email protected] [talk at museum-ed.org] <[email protected] ...Continue Reading

Re: Policies for ensuring safe spaces?

November 14th 2018

I would be interested as well.  😊 Julie Boam expERIEnce children's museum *420 French Street ** * *Erie, PA ** 16507* *(814)453-3743* *Create**, **Imagine**, **Explore **and **PLAY** * *www.eriechildrensmuseum.org* *#erieplaymatters* *From:* [email protected] <[email protected]> on behalf of Jason Porter [email protected] [talk at museum-ed.org] <[email protected]> *Sent:* Wednesday, November 14, 2018 12:42:37 PM *To:* talk at museum-ed.org *Subject:* [talk] Policies ...Continue Reading

Policies for ensuring safe spaces?

November 14th 2018

Hello. I am interested in knowing if other organizations have policies (published publicly or as part of contracts or agreements with rental clients) that outline responses to any visitor behavior that negatively impacts others’ feelings of safety. We are trying to ensure that ours is a space free of violence, verbal or physical assault, harassment, or other disrespectful behavior based on race, ethnicity, gender identity, etc. but our internal policies currently only go so far as to address incidences that approac ...Continue Reading

Two Contracts the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History

November 14th 2018

Hello,   We currently have two open contract positions at the National Museum of Natural History. One is for a full-time Volunteer Coordinator, and the second is for a part-time Alumni Relations Coordinator. *Volunteer Coordinator* The museum’s Branch of Learning Venues and Visitor Experience, in the Office of Education and Outreach, seeks a contractor to provide services in support of its volunteer program including: assisting with advertising, screening, interviewing, orienting and onboarding new volunteers, d ...Continue Reading

AUTO: Tamara Tarasoff is out of the office (returning 14/11/2018)

November 13th 2018

I am out of the office until 14/11/2018. I am out of the office untilNovember 14, 2018. Je suis absente du bureau jusqu'au 14 novembre 2018. I will contact you when I return. Je vous répondrai quand je serai de retour. Thank you / Merci. Note: This is an automated response to your message "[talk] Register Now! Spring Courses in Cultural Resource Management" sent on 2018-11-13 11:11:48 AM. This is the only notification you will receive while this person is away. *Visit the Museum-Ed Web site f ...Continue Reading
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