The Black Lives Matter movement began in America after a series of killings of black people in or following police custody. The movement has resonance in the UK, not least because of our nation’s history in which racism has become entrenched. As the leading membership bodies representing the UK museums, galleries, heritage and archives we […]
Join Joe Carr, Collections and Learning Curator at The Red House Aldeburgh, in a Q&A Education Skills Sharing Session on Twitter from 15:00-17:00 on Thursday, 4 June
A summary from GEM South East Area Rep Holly Bee of five things she's learned about navigating Twitter as a museums and heritage professional.
Get to know a bit more about The Fitzwilliam Museum and their engaging community programmes during this Education Skills Share Session.
On the 11th of May 2020 from 20:00-21:00 GMT, GEM hosted a #MuseumHour session in partnership with Engage on the topic of re-opening learning spaces. This session was hosted on the @MuseumHour Twitter account and is searchable with the following hashtags: #MuseumHour #MuseumReopening and on the @gem_heritage and @engagevisualart accounts. A summary of the conversation is below. […]
On Thursday, 7 May from 13:00-15:00 we invited avid health and wellbeing advocate Kay Topping of @Muse5aday to take over the GEM Twitter account for an Education Skills Share. Read about her experience in this reflective blog.
Get to know a bit more about Gressenhall Museum and Workhouse and costumed interpretation during this Education Skills Share Session.
Join us on 28 May #EdSkillsShare to celebrate the launch of SHARE’s updated Evaluation Toolkit for Museums. Published last week to rave reviews, we will use the toolkit as a base for this session on Evaluation. Bring your comments and questions to the discussion hosted by Kathy Moore from SHARE Museums East joined by GEM […]
Soothe your museum wanderlust by travelling across the world on these virtual museum tours.
The Culture, Health & Wellbeing Alliance South East Museums Champion, The Beaney House of Art & Knowledge is taking over the GEM Twitter account for Creativity & Wellbeing Week! Learn about their therapeutic programmes in this upcoming Education Skills Share.