Presenter: Andrew Duden, Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Classroom visits can increase accessibility to content and expand museum's engagement with students. This workshop will provide museum professionals with guidance for how to bring your museum’s content into classrooms. Topics that will be discussed include the following: school district and teacher outreach; communication with classroom teachers; curriculum development; and staff training and recruitment. Attendees will be given materials to review and discuss, case studies of different classrooms to determine how to effectively develop programming, and an opportunity to ask questions.