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Webinar: Why History Matters: An Interview with Lynn HuntContains 2 Component(s) Includes a Live Event on 08/28/2018 at 3:00 PM (EDT)
As a history practitioner you know history matters, but does anyone else? In this AASLH webinar interview, Lynn Hunt, author of History: Why It Matters, and Tim Grove, History Relevance member, discuss the whys and hows of making history relevant to society today.
Webinar: Caring for Historic CemeteriesContains 1 Component(s) Includes a Live Event on 09/06/2018 at 3:00 PM (EDT)
How do you care for an historic cemetery? This AASLH webinar, presented by Jason Church, addresses the most important and pressing issues to be addressed in basic care of historic cemeteries.
Workshop: Reinventing the Historic House MuseumContains 1 Component(s)
GLESSNER HOUSE, CHICAGO, IL | OCTOBER 12, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm | Reinventing the Historic House Museum is a one-day symposium designed to offer current thinking, practical information, and solutions to the challenges facing historic sites. The symposium will include presentations by historic house game-changers and local historic site administrators, discussion, a boxed lunch, historic site visit, and a brainstorming workshop at a historic house museum to try out the new ideas proposed during the symposium.
Online Course: Leadership and AdministrationContains 1 Component(s)
This online course covers governance and administrative structure, nonprofit status, mission and vision, board and staff responsibilities, the relationship between board and staff, strategic planning, human resource management, and leadership.
Online Course: Museum Education and OutreachContains 1 Component(s)
At their heart, regardless of type or size, museums are engaging, dynamic places of education. This course is about how we can facilitate visitors’ meaningful and memorable experiences in the informal environments of museums.
Online Course: Basics of ArchivesContains 1 Component(s)
The newly revised Basics of Archives online course is designed to give organizations and individuals who are responsible for the care of historical records an introduction to the core aspects of managing and protecting historical records collections, using appropriate principles and best practices.
Online Course: Project Management for History ProfessionalsContains 1 Component(s)
This AASLH online course shows you how to implement internationally recognized project management principles in a history/nonprofit context.
Online Course: Developing ExhibitionsContains 1 Component(s)
This two-part class is about how to put together an exhibition, from deciding what it will be about and why, to gathering, creating and arranging all the elements for visitors. You’ll learn a lot from your classmates – from their own experiences and from the resources that they share with all of us. And you’ll learn the best way: by doing – you will develop an actual exhibit over the course of the class. Both parts of this course must be taken in order to receive a certificate of completion and fulfill the requirements of the Small Museum Pro! series.