Education and Interpretation Recorded Webinars
Explore current technology trends and exemplary practices in award-winning apps, audio tours, and mobile as highlighted by the processes, successes, challenges and audience impact of 2013 Muse Awards projects selected by the Media and Technology Professional Network (M&T).
Explore current trends and exemplary practices in award-winning digital communities, and technology-based educational programming and public outreach as highlighted in the processes, successes, challenges and audience impact of 2013 Muse Awards projects selected by the Media & Technology (M&T) Professional Network.
Explore current technology trends and exemplary practices in award-winning interpretive installations, multimedia, and interactive kiosks as highlighted in the processes, successes, challenges and audience impact of 2013 Muse Awards projects selected by the Media and Technology Committee (M&T).
Explore current trends and exemplary practices in award-winning online presence, games, video/film and animation as highlighted in the processes, successes, challenges and audience impact of 2013 Muse Awards projects selected by the Media & Technology (M&T) Professional Network.
Part 1: Then and Now
Part 2: Now and Next
This webinar series explores the important public dimension of museums through the lens of AAM’s landmark publication, Excellence and Equity: Education and the Public Dimension of Museums. Next generation and veteran museum leaders from various disciplines engage in a thought-provoking discourse about how far we have (or haven’t) come in addressing and advocating for the museum’s role as an educational institution.
This webinar focuses on the critical components of an interpretive plan, exploring the interpretive planning process as it relates to visitor experiences, educational opportunities and interpretation in informal learning institutions.
Gain practical information to help you and your museum foster sustainable museum/school partnerships. The how, why and what of partnerships and basic components of sound museum programs for schools is supported by on-the-ground examples of partnerships in action.
(Part 3 of series, The Digital Museum)
Which online learning environments work for which audiences? What are good strategies for beginning and sustaining online learning programs in museums? This webinar explores how online learning has been implemented by museums, with presenters providing examples and sharing experiences regarding the use of online interactions for multiple generations and entrance narratives.
(Part 1 of series, The Digital Museum)
Whether your institution is small, large or somewhere in-between, many challenges confront you as you plan for, adopt and adapt to technology. This webinar addresses the use of technology and its impact on our professional practice, our institutional operations and the pursuit of our missions.
Presenters share the process of the immersive Air Force One Discovery Center at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and offer research on the value of simulation learning or game-based museum learning experiences. The Center is designed to inspire the next generation of leaders while engaging in a highly interactive exercise that fosters critical thinking, decision-making and leadership skills.
(Part 2 of series, The Digital Museum)
Museums have traditionally described for whom, how and why they interpret their collections or concepts. This webinar introduces you to the Context Continuum, a practical tool for better understanding the experience our institutions offer and the elements that may be lacking for many visitors. Presenters discuss a variety of options suited to different types of environments, each using technology and media to "meet the visitors where they are."
Leading experts share their research from over 30,000 Core Visitors to museums as they discuss museum audiences, their needs and how you can better meet their expectations.