Stayin’ Alive, Part 1: Advocacy

And now it’s alright, it’s okay And you may look the other way We can try to 슠understand the New York Times’ effect on man. Stayin’ Alive. 슠The Gibbs Brothers Monday, February 27 was training day for the 9th annual American Alliance of Museums Advocacy Day program; two days when museums from all over the…

The Changing Role of Museum Educators: A Conversation

For some months now museum educator, consultant, and blogger Rebecca Herz and I have been exchanging thoughts on the roles and future of museum educators, mostly by email.슠 But weve also been talking about making our conversations more public.슠 Rebeccas recent thoughtful post, What Does a Museum Educator Do? (And Do We Need Them?)슠offers, I…

A First Timer at MCN Peeks into the Future of Museums

Montreal landmark. Look closely to see lighted cross on top of Mount Royal I had a great time at the 2013 Museum Computer Network conference in Montreal, November 20-24.슠슠 Since I began blogging and tweeting in 2011, Ive wanted to attend MCN as well as the Museums and the Web conferencethe two biggies, as far…