Mindsets, Tools, and Practices Moving Museum Educators Forward

  • Saturday, October 8, 2022
  • 9:00 am - 10:15 am


Lorie Millward, VP of Possibilities, Thanksgiving Point Institute
Scott Pattison, Research Scientist, TERC
Julie Smith, Founder, Community Design Partners


Jason Porter, Kayla Skinner Deputy Director for Education and Public Engagement, Seattle Art Museum


  • Visitor Experience

Join our discussion with authors from the new AAM book, Museum Education for Today’s Audiences. Each presenter will briefly share an example of how a mindset, tool, or practice from their chapter is moving museum education forward. Topics will include empowering educators to be co-leaders/coauthors of their work experience, new approaches to facilitating family learning on-site and remotely, and tools for utilizing human-centered improvement practices to create inclusive visitor experiences centered in equity.