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Teacher Feature: Toddlers Explore the Ocean

It’s Teacher Feature Thursday!

This week we are featuring Dana Brightful. Her toddler classroom was learning all about the ocean and decided to spend a day focusing on anemones.  561 more words

Museum Education

Destination #1: Washington, D.C.

Country: America

Population: 646,000+

Main Highlights:

  • US Capital
  • White House (a.k.a home to the President)
  • Museums

If you are a huge history and museum nerd like me, Washington, D.C. 137 more words


Day 11: Thursday, January 15th

Our final full day!

We started off by visiting the National Museum of Natural History again and we got to test out their new augmented reality app for the Bone Hall,  362 more words

JHU Seminar


With 3 out of 4 museum visitors bringing a smart phone with them, it’s no surprise that museums have been focusing on how to leverage this. 405 more words

Visitor Engagement

I Love Pandas!

Yes, Pandas are my favorite animal. What is your favorite animal? One of my new DC friend’s favorite animals is the manatee, which I also love because I had adopted a manatee before, check it out! 229 more words

Museum Visits

Apps and Pandas

While today wasn’t our last official day of the seminar, our whirlwind tour of D.C. museums ended.

This morning, we went back to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History’s (NMNH) Bone Hall and tested a new app called… 301 more words

JHU DC Seminar 2015

It Ended With a Bao Bao! - Day 12

Today was a day full of experiences that were easy to relate to and  experiences that were not easy to relate to.

This morning we were back at The National Museum of Natural history testing our their new app for the bone hall. 398 more words

Museum Visits