New Museum School podcasts 2020

Officially announcing the second series of the New Museum School Podcasts from Culture&. From October 2019 – May 2020, I worked with 18 of our New Museum School trainees and podcast producer Catriona Oliphant from Chrome Media, as they researched, wrote and recorded their own podcasts on themes relevant to their work-placements and interests. IContinue reading “New Museum School podcasts 2020”

Developing Emotions – resources launched

As you may know, I am currently doing my PhD in the Centre for the History of the Emotions at Queen Mary University. Recently, I was lucky enough to be involved, in the capacity as a cultural heritage consultant, in the Developing Emotions schools project, led by the wonderful Living with Feeling team. Developing Emotions isContinue reading “Developing Emotions – resources launched”

Podcast launch

Our New Museum School trainees have all written, recorded and produced their own podcasts about issues, objects, collections and narratives inspired by their placements at their host museums. I’m so proud of them! You can listen to them here:  

GEM Twilight CPD – Happy New Year Happy New Job!

Join us for the first GEM London Twilight event of 2018 at Salters’ Hall on Thursday 25 January 18:00-20:30 to explore the Top Tips for job hunting in the Museum sector. From applications (rejections and successes!), interviews, career approaches and identifying your own strengths and USP, our fabulous guest speakers and facilitators share their expertiseContinue reading “GEM Twilight CPD – Happy New Year Happy New Job!”

GEM Freelance Network meeting

I’m excited to have taken on the role as the Chair for the GEM Freelance Network. As a starter for 10, I wanted to invite all museum education freelancers/ consultants to a meeting at the Postal Museum on Tuesday 10 October 2017 from 5 – 6pm. There will be tea, coffee, biscuits, good chat andContinue reading “GEM Freelance Network meeting”

GEM Twilight CPD – That’s Edutainment! 

Book now for our next GEM London CPD event at the Postal Museum on 10 October 2017, 6pm – 8pm This GEM Twilight event discusses approaches to making learning programmes educational, engaging and entertaining. The Postal Museum discuss working in partnership with a theatre company to develop their learning programmes. Other speakers from the museumContinue reading “GEM Twilight CPD – That’s Edutainment! “

GEM Twilight CPD – Frames of mind

Museum educator CPD Twilight event, Frames of mind: running mental health projects in museums. Find below information about an event I’m running in my role as co-chair for GEM London on 5th May. Friday 5th May, 6.30pm-8.30pm National Maritime Museum, £5 GEM members, £15 non GEM members Join us for an evening of talks, presentationsContinue reading “GEM Twilight CPD – Frames of mind”