GEM case study - In depth review of Nothe Fort Museum’s process to get evacuee experience up and running from Curator Sophie Hinde from Nothe Fort Museum of Coastal defence, Weymouth.
A blog from GEM Member Aaron Paterson of Westminster Abbey recounting his experience on the Resilience, Leadership and Me course from GEM.
The Museums Association Manifesto for Learning and Engagement is a call for museums to play a central role in civil renewal and social change to address the challenges of our time. It has been produced after extensive consultation and in partnership with the Group for Education in Museums, Engage, and the Art Fund.
Read about the lockdown learning journey of Wakefield Museums and Castles in adjusting to the changing museum education landscape due to Covid-19. Read this blog article by Louise Bragan...
Reflections on learning in lockdown, school visits and the process of becoming “Covid-secure” by Naomi Lewis, Libraries & Heritage Development Manager – Children, Families and Schools, Salford Museum and Art Gallery & Ordsall Hall
Group for Education in Museums (GEM) receives lifeline grant from Government’s £1.57bn Culture Recovery Fund
Group for Education in Museums Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 16 October 2020 Group for Education in Museums (GEM) receives lifeline grant from Government’s £1.57bn Culture Recovery Fund Almost 450 heritage organisations in England, including GEM have been awarded cash from the first round of the Culture Recovery Fund for Heritage Grants of up to […]
Fair Museum Jobs (FMJ) is delighted to announce a week-long, free online heritage careers event in partnership with Group for Education in Museums (GEM) with support from Art Fund.
Laura Turnage and Alex Edwards share how the Museum of London has transitioned its successful annual work experience programme into an online offer for students aged 14 -18 years old.
Group for Education in Museums Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 24, August 2020 GEM has received £5,000 from Art Fund to support post-Covid-19 online learning GEM has received a £5,000 Professional Network Grant from Art Fund to create valuable online training as part of the ongoing efforts the membership organisation has made to support individuals […]
The National Lottery Heritage Fund funds GEM to support learning in museums, heritage and cultural settings
Group for Education in Museums Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 31 July 2020 GEM has received £37,400 of National Lottery support to help address the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on heritage GEM has received £37,400 from The National Lottery Heritage Fund to support and upskill many hundreds of heritage professionals and museums/heritage sites throughout […]