Teens in Museums: Part 1

Editors notes: One of the craziest parts of my "curatorial" jobs is working…


What happened to the Junior Membership program?

I was recently pouring through old minutes from the Detroit Historical Society…


AASLH Introduces New Book Series: Interpreting History Series

This major new series from the American Association for State and Local History…


Please Don't Touch the Dinosaur

What do 90s sitcoms like Full House and Sister Sister have in common with Oscar…


Big Questions

I work in the education department of a state history museum. This means that…


Connecting to Educators - Back to Basics: Audience Input

Recently I was asked to lead a webinar on connecting with educators for Ohio…


We’re Looking for Good Writers! Do You Have a Book in You?

It's summer, we know you're busy always but we also know that our minds never…


A History of XYZ in ### Objects

In April, Slate’s culture blog Brow Beat showed how the meme started by Neil…


Engaging the Public: Seven Rules

Steven Lubar, Director of Brown University's Public Humanities Program has…


Reflections on the Small Museums Committee: A Conversation with Carol Harsh

We’re looking back in time – March 31, 2004, to be exact – to when the Small…