Over at desgriffindotcom I have posted a note drawing attention to an article by Jim Richardson "A communications revolution – Coproducing the museum" on the Museum Marketing website. I also mention “Radical Hope”: Noel Pearson’s essay on education and Indigenous Australians and a response I have made to that.
I recently read Sally Gissing's great blog titled 'Museums and Schools - Mutualism in the Cultural Realm'. To augment this I have written an article entitled 'Schools and Cultural Institutions - What Teachers Want!'. Written from the teacher's perspective I have tried to highlight what teachers look for when they are considering a visit to a cultural institution such as a museum. The piece can be found on my web page… Continue
I have posted a short piece over at my site on Global Climate Change with a link to an important document by Brett Parris of World Vision Australia. I conclude by asking "What will your museum do?" I have cross posted this at Museum 3.0.
I'm here in Adelaide at the Collections Australia Network event 'Allsorts Online: : the collecting sector, academia, the arts and the media
First speaker for the day, Darren Peacock. Darren is discussing the opportunites of web 2.0 and using the "Now and Then" project to illustrate some of these.
The crux of this wiki… Continue