Join us for a morning of presentations, case studies and discussion all about learning. Find out how cultural organisations are working with schools in different ways to support critical thinking and creativity, hear about the latest work happening with young people outside of school settings and learn more about how your offer can meet school priorities.
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Theme: Learning about Learning
(For those planning an earlier arrival, please be aware that the museum doors open at 10am)
10.00am Tea and coffee on arrival
10.30am Cultural Learning Alliance – The Future of Cultural Learning
Sam Cairns, co-director of the Cultural Learning Alliance will be talking about cultural learning today, and the changing face of cultural learning in the future.
11.00am Case Study: Pool School Gallery and Royal Cornwall Museum
Pool School Gallery will be sharing how a gallery in a school impacts on young people’s experience of culture and the wider community. Royal Cornwall Museum will be sharing how they have been working with Pool School Gallery and the Schools Art Collection.
11.15am Lightning Talks: Young Curators at museums across Cornwall
Hear from museums involved in our Young Curators programme and their approach to working with young people within and outside school settings.
11.45am Careers Hub Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly: Developing your careers offer
Learn more about the changes to careers education and how to develop your offer to meet careers education priorities.
12.00pm Fun Palaces in schools
Considering running a Fun Palace? Find out about the Fun Palaces which took place with schools and hear how local schools helped the Bodmin Fun Palace Makers promote the event.
12.15pm Ask the Experts
The network is for all museums in Cornwall – whether you run a regular programme of engagement opportunities, have run some projects to date, or if this is a new area you would like to develop – and is a great chance to connect with others involved in museum learning and engagement in the county.
For more information please contact Chloe Hughes – email@example.com or 01209 500750