Accidents Will Happen…

A young girl on a field trip runs into a pole at full speed!  She is so…


Staying on a Teacher’s Radar

A recent blog post by Max van Balgooy about a study that examined why teachers…


Does Flying by the Seat of Your Pants Really Work?

I've just joined the board of a small cultural organization that is, to put it…


Smell: A Catalyst for Conversation

Good, bad, and ugly, all of us have strong memories tied to smell (sadly, the…


School's Almost Out!

We can’t say thank you enough to volunteers who so diligently staff school…


The Art of Management: Or an Ode to Manager-Tools.com

“Occupation?” It seems like a simple question. After all, it’s on so many forms…


Exactly What You Bargained For: Contracting Presenters

So, you’ve planned the perfect program, found an enthusiastic audience and now…


Thoughts on Developing Stellar Volunteer Programs

I’ve had the great privilege of working with some fantastic paid and unpaid…


Online History Resources: A World of Ideas!

As someone who has been a museum professional for the better part of 15 years,…


Exhibitions of Student Art

I bet all of us can remember having some art work or writing piece we did as a…