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GEM Conference: 8 - 10 September 2015
Measuring the Magic will explore the impact, value and quality of cultural learning
- How can we best measure the impact, value and quality of what we do?
- How can we use this knowledge to improve our professional practice?
If you want to know the answers to these, and many other questions, come along to our conference, based at the National Waterfront Museum, Swansea from Tuesday 8 to Thursday 10 September 2015.
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GEM Foundation Course: Museum Learning
GEM’s pilot foundation course on museum learning ran
successfully from October to December 2014, with an extension into 2015 for
participants to complete their work-based assignments. All participants
received mentoring and reflected on their professional development. We are now
planning a celebration in March.
GEM will run the next foundation course in the autumn of 2015. It will be aimed at those at the beginning of their museum education career, either working or substantially volunteering in the heritage sector. The focus of the course is on developing skills in planning and delivering learning programmes for children, young people, families and adults. There is an emphasis on reflective practice and continuing professional development.
If you are interested in applying for the course or in mentoring participants, please contact the GEM office.