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Museum and gallery education : a manual of good practice

Author: Hazel Moffat; Vicky Woollard
Publisher: Walnut Creek, Calif. : Altamira Press, ©1999.
Series: Professional museum and heritage series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Examining the educational role of museums, this text addresses the issue and the effect it has on smaller museums. It provides a practical guide to museum education and contains integrated examples of good practice from around the world.

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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hazel Moffat; Vicky Woollard
ISBN: 0742504085 9780742504080 0117026956 9780117026957
OCLC Number: 44447109
Notes: "First published in Great Britain in 1999 by the Stationery Office"--Title page verso
Description: xii, 197 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Making this manual work for you / Hazel Moffat and Vicky Woollard --
Developing a policy for an education service / Sue Wilkinson --
Case study 1 : Developing and revising an education policy / Hanneke de Man --
Creating exhibitions for learning / Jean-Marc Blais --
Case study 2 : An exhibition for learning : painted women / Anne Grey --
Developing education strategies and support materials for children / Birgitta Stapf --
Working with diverse communities / Vivien Golding --
Case study 3 : Reaching diverse audiences : a case study from Finland / Kaija Kaitavuori --
Case study 4 : Reaching diverse audiences : Status QuoVadis? at the Jerusalem Artists House / Ruth Malul-Zadka --
Working with children and young people / Hagit Allon --
Working with families / Nico Halbertsma --
Establishing outreach projects / Daniel Castro Benitez --
Case study 5 : Museum-in-a-box : a school and community project / Phodiso Tube --
Case study 6 : The South Australian Museum goes bush / Chris Nobbs and Simon Langsford --
Planning and implementing evaluation / Katrina M. Stamp --
Case study 7 : Evaluation of teachers' courses / Eva M. Lauritzen --
Developing museum and gallery education staff / Vicky Woollard --
Influencing and implementing national strategies / Alison Coles --
Developing international links / Hazel Moffat.
Series Title: Professional museum and heritage series.
Other Titles: Museum & gallery education
Responsibility: edited by Hazel Moffat and Vicky Woollard.


This book addresses the educational role museums play from an international perspective. Ideally suited for all museum staff and students of museum studies.  Read more...


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Recognizing the vital role of education in contemporary museums, this collection of essays by a selection of international authors is both inspirational and informative.... It presents practical Read more...

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