Learning Programme Planning
Working with Oakham Castle consulting with schools and young people to develop learning provision and activity plans for local, regional and international engagement, HLF Stage 2 Activity Plans.
New Programme for Schools
Supporting the shaping of Sheffield Museums Trust's new programme for schools during a time of Trust merger and the impact of the Covid pandemic. We reviewed the programme, identified priorities and provided recommendations for progression.
Museums Health and Wellbeing in the East Midlands, Mind Body Spirit: How Museums Impact Health and W
Working with the Research Centre for Museums and Galleries, Leicester University, local authorities, charities and community groups to investigate the connections between wellbeing, object handling and collections. People came together to enjoy the moment, through museum facilitated activities. Deliverables included community engagement, partnership development, object based engagement sessions and alignment with health and wellbeing policies and strategies.
SEND Learning Resource Box
Sensory education resources for formal and informal learning groups designed for Mansfield Museum.
Object Handling Learning Resource
Handling resource for Creswell Crags to support learning in schools, hospital schools and other settings.
Teaching Resources and CPD
Working with education professionals we have developed cross curricular teaching resources for primary, secondary Key Stage 3 - 5 pupils and delivered insets in museums and galleries. Learning Journeys for Crich Tramway Village explored the collection and site through History, Science, Geography, Art and English. Click in this box to find out more.
Young Curators Evaluation
Evaluating learning and engagement outcomes for a curatorial and community engagement young curators project. Evaluation methods included interviews, questionnaires, field notes and analysis of participant's creative work.
We have delivered training and facilitated CPD research projects exploring organisational development, embedding learning in museums and supporting learning staff in volunteer, management and leadership roles.
Working with Northampton Museums Service to consult with local cultural organisations, libraries, theatre and visual arts to develop joint strategic working and creative development.