Members of the USS Constitution Museum’s Engage Families Project recount the program design, prototyping, and evaluation process that’s uncovering the conditions necessary for family programs that engage both children and adults in museums and libraries. Find out what worked, what didn’t, and what to consider when designing and/or facilitating your own programs.
Featuring presentations by Sarah Watkins, Director of Collections & Learning and Project Director; Lauren McCormack, Manager of Public Programs and Project Manager; Adriana Maksy, Project Coordinator; Rebecca Crawford, Manager of Academic & Family Programs; Sarah Fitzpatrick, Educator; Gary Foreman, Manager of Gallery Operations; and Susan Reed, Group Reservations Coordinator. Audience discussion session led by renowned author and Professor of Free-Choice Learning, Lynn Dierking.
Filmed March 25, 2015 at the USS Constitution Museum’s workshop, Engage Families – Developing and Facilitating Intergenerational Programs in Museums and Libraries.