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Training Staff to Facilitate Family Learning

by Ellen Thompson
Boston Children's Museum

Ellen Thompson, Director of Visitor Education and Programs at Boston Children’s Museum, provides the audience with tips and techniques learned from a current IMLS-supported project, a partnership between the Boston and Chicago Children’s Museums, which aim to offer concrete recommendations for training frontline museum staff interacting with younger families. This presentation was recorded at the Engage Families! Workshop for museum professionals held at the USS Constitution Museum in Boston, MA, September 24, 2009.

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