The Australian Curriculum in Your Museum
Dec03

The Australian Curriculum in Your Museum

It was ‘roll up your sleeves’ for workshop participants at Bankfoot House, Sunshine Coast, as they learnt how to create engaging education programs for their museums.   Cath Gordon from Education Creations and myself teamed up to develop and present a workshop where attendees got to test out their skills in developing activities relevant for their own museums.   The workshop included the latest Australian curriculum...

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Digital Storytelling Learning Excursions for your museum
Aug26

Digital Storytelling Learning Excursions for your museum

A one-day workshop about creating Digital Storytelling excursions for you museums.  Digital Storytelling Learning engages students with the stories and artefacts in your museum through the creative challenge of creating a short 3-5 minute movie while at your museum.  These excursions enable school students to come to your museum, armed with their iPads and create digital stories which they showcase at the end of the day. These...

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Small Museum Education Programs for schools
Oct25

Small Museum Education Programs for schools

We offer a range of reasonably priced half day workshops, specifically designed for the needs of Small Museums.  These workshops are deigned to assist museum volunteers to put together their own engaging museum education programs for schools.  They are an ideal way to bring your museum volunteers together to collaborate on creating great education programs. Half day workshops are , conducted at your museum.  Extra charges may apply...

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7 Keys to Museum Education Programs
Oct15

7 Keys to Museum Education Programs

This workshop is written specifically for small museums and explores the keys to develop museum education programs that engage students in exploring history.  The new Australian History curriculum provides a clear framework to plan program content, as well as techniques to engage students on a journey of inquiry and discovery. The 7 keys for creating engaging programs, a nutshell are: Take an inquiry approach.  Museums are an ideal...

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