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July 2018

Express Yourself II – using informal learning to work with SEND audiences in museums and heritage

23 July @ 10:00 - 16:00
Abbey House Museum, Abbey Walk, Kirkstall
Leeds, United Kingdom
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Are you a museum or heritage learning professional? Are you interested in developing more robust informal learning work with SEND audiences? Then this exploratory, hands-on day is for you!

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GEM London Summer Party 2018

26 July @ 18:00 - 21:00
Terrace on the ground floor by fountains, Barbican Centre, Silk Street
London, EC2Y 8DS United Kingdom
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The barbican

Join GEM London for their annual GEM London summer party at the Barbican on Thursday 26 July.

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Working with Refugees and Asylum-Seekers

30 July @ 13:30 - 16:00
Millennium Gallery, 48 Arundel Gate
Sheffield, S1 2PP United Kingdom
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£10 – £20

In late 2017 we received a small GEM research grant to visit and work with the Migration Museum in London, to learn more about their work with asylum-seekers and refugees. The agenda will cover what we learned from the research trip; projects that we have undertaken since then (including both what has and hasn’t worked!); and an opportunity to think about how to begin engaging with asylum-seekers and refugees at your site.

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September 2018

GEM Conference 2018: Past, Present and Future

4 September - 6 September
University of Nottingham Museum, Lakeside Arts Centre, University Park
Notttingham, NG7 2RD United Kingdom
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This year's annual conference is celebrating GEM's 70th anniversary! Taking place on Tuesday 4 September to Thursday 6 September 2018 at Lakeside Arts Centre, Nottingham.

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Visitor Engagement Strategies and Skills Courses: Level 3

24 September @ 10:00 - 25 September @ 17:00
Knowsley Safari Park, Prescot Merseyside L34 4AN + Google Map
Lots of pictures of groups of people engaged in training

This explores the presentation formats and skills to interact with larger audiences in creative enjoyable and exciting ways. This increases access to messaging, information and products; extending dwell time, enhancing experiences and marketing your site at outside promotional events. These techniques will allow the staff to gather, excite and engage larger groups of guests with memorable talks, tours and events.

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July 2018

Creative Careers: Introduction to Gallery Learning

26 July @ 10:00 - 14:00
Orleans House Gallery, Riverside
Twickenham, TW1 3DJ United Kingdom
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Orleans House Gallery, run by Richmond Council Arts Services, deliver a high quality programme of arts for residents of Richmond borough. Extending from the popular Volunteer course delivered last year at Orleans House, we have created the Creative Careers programme which targets groups who are underrepresented in the creative sector. This will support learners wishing to gain practical experience, skills and learning in the creative sector.

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GEM West Midlands @ Dudley Canal & Tunnel Trust

27 July @ 14:00 - 16:30
Dudley Canal Trust, Birmingham New Road
Dudley, DY1 4SB United Kingdom
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Join GEM West Midlands for the afternoon to find out more about the innovative learning programmes at the Dudley Canal & Tunnel Trust.

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August 2018

Celebrating Scotland’s Industrial Heritage

16 August @ 09:30 - 16:30
The Engine Shed, Forthside Way
Stirling, FK8 1QZ United Kingdom
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£30 – £40

A one-day event devoted to exploring Scotland’s rich industrial heritage. Key issues will include the use and availability of records and archives, the potential for regeneration and adaptive re-use, the application of digital technologies, and the value of industrial heritage in education and training, including for the promotion of STEM subjects.

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International Creative Teacher Summer School

29 August @ 09:30
Hotspur Primary School, 144 Mowbray Street
Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 5PA United Kingdom

Creativity, Culture & Education (CCE) are delighted to launch the first CCE summer school for teachers with a passion for creative learning who desire to professionally develop their practical and theoretical skills to benefit their learners.

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September 2018

GEM Intermediate Course: Health and Wellbeing

10 September @ 10:00 - 16:00
V&A Museum of Childhood, Cambridge Heath Rd
London, E2 9PA United Kingdom
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£125 – £160

Are you looking for inspiration, cutting edge practice and routes forward for working with health and wellbeing in your museum? Then this course is for you! This course will provide the opportunity to reflect and explore ways to improve or build upon your health and wellbeing work alongside other colleagues working in the field.  This will include overcoming challenges faced in current programmes, reframing other work to improve the health and wellbeing of museum audiences, and gaining inspiration to set…

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