AAM Annual Meeting and Museum Expo 2013

Date: 
Sunday, May 19, 2013 to Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Location: 
Baltimore, MD
Event type: 

NISE Network Happy Hour at the American Alliance for Museums Annual Meeting and Museum Expo

The Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network (NISE Net) invites partners to gather informally for happy hour. Both old and new partners welcome!  No need to RSVP, just stop by.

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Time:

  • Monday, May 20th from 5:00pm-6:30pm

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Sessions:

  • Making Evaluation Practices Work in Real-Time: Reports from the Field
    Wednesday, May 22, 8:45am-10am
    Bequette, Marjorie/Science Museum of Minnesota
    Cohn, Sarah/Science Museum of Minnesota
    This session will offer a glimpse of how some projects and organizations are integrating evaluative thinking and practices into their daily work and product development processes. We will focus on sharing different ways of facilitating learning and evaluation capacity building, with an emphasis on sharing the products of those labors.
  • Evaluation as Learning
    Sunday, May 19, 2:00PM- 3:15PM
    Korn, Randi/Randi Korn & Associates
    Linett, Peter/Slover Linett Strategies, Inc.
    Ostman, Rae/Royal Ontario Museum
    Reich, Christine/Museum of Science
    We’ll offer new ways to think about evaluation and incorporate it into the work of your museum. We’ll share stories of how "evaluative thinking" can help spark new ideas, build bridges between departments, guide organizational change and bring audiences into a closer, more collaborative relationship with the museum.

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