Session 5: New Frontiers and Innovations in Museum Education
New museum education and the future potential of museum education in the cultural ecosystem
SESSION 5 FORUM DISCUSSION PROMPTS
5.2 New Audiences and Community Programs:
1) What are the barriers and how could the museum be relevant to people who don’t go to museums and/or are not aware of museum roles/offerings?
5.6 A New Adventure: New Concepts and New Frameworks:
2) What innovations can you think of? What innovations would you like to spur in the museum, or in the overall cultural ecosystem that would include museum education?
Discuss Assignment #4:
3) Share some thoughts on creating the Final GLEx.
4) Try implementing your Final GLEx with an individual or group in a museum, and share your thoughts on how it went! (Make sure you take all the necessary steps, including contacting the museum to see if you are allowed to lead a group.)
OPTIONAL: After-Course Recommendations and Reflections
See optional assignment. Feel free to share a "Mini-Manifesto" on museum innovation, and any recommendations/reflections you come across after completing the course.
OPTIONAL: Exit Survey
See survey attached to this session. Please tell us about your experience in this course.