Lively conversation, digital engagement and a carnival spirit are coming to Kids in Museums later this month.
The Kids in Museums Carnival is a free event aimed at museum and gallery professionals, and it will celebrate just what the organisation does to support putting children, young people and families at the … Read more
Added: January 12, 2017Comments: 0
Twenty lucky pupils from Oakington Manor Primary School were treated to an afternoon of dinosaur related fun last month, visiting the Natural History Museum alongside HRH the Duchess of Cambridge. The children were brought to the event by Place2Be, a charity dedicated to improving the mental health and emotional wellbeing … Read more
Added: December 12, 2016Comments: 0
Bletchley Park could become home to the next generation of code breakers under new plans to restore the historic G-block to its former glory.
Part of a £5 million project, the site in Buckinghamshire would become The National College of Cybersecurity, teaching young people aged 16-19 the latest skills in cyber-defence. … Read more
Added: December 7, 2016Comments: 0
For many school children a museum visit is limited to a day, but a recent project saw local museums transformed into classrooms for an entire term.
The pupils and their teachers, from two primary schools and a nursery, were participating in a research project devised by Wendy James of Garbers & … Read more
Added: November 30, 2016Comments: 0
Earlier this month, over 150 organisations across England opened their doors to a workforce of a different kind. More than 4,000 children and young people experienced, first-hand, what it’s like to run museums, art galleries and heritage sites across the country, filling a variety of roles from curators to tour … Read more
Added: November 29, 2016Comments: 0