The Small Museum Tool Box

They say you have to be able to wear multiple hats to work in small museum. But…


When Now Becomes Then

Last year, a local historical society asked me to narrate a video they planned…


Hidden Collections Rock!

Minnesota Historical Society The headline grabbed me instantly, "Tiny…


A Reader Born Every Flight

A few months ago, I read an article about a new marketing campaign from Qantas…


Another Texas Tale - So What is a Cowgirl Anyway?

The idea of a cowgirl is something we constantly address at the National…


Texas Tales - Interpretive Stories from the Lone Star State

I moved to Texas from Connecticut six years ago. Moving from one of the…


Tales from Austin: The Bullock Texas State History Museum

Collections-based Programs in a Non-Collecting Institution? Picture this:…


Lessons Learned in Youth Engagement

Post contributed by Callie Hawkins, Associate Director for Programs at…


Re-think, Adapt, and Change

How many teachers attend your teacher workshops?  Do you have the same teachers…


Teachers and Technology

Our friend Jamie Glavic of the Museum Minute blog posted some insight into two…