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Creators:
Smithsonian Associates, Office of the Associate Director for Educational and Cultural Programs
Dates:
1990-1994
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-051
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Professional Development Seminar files of the Office of the Associate Director for Educational and Cultural Programs, which is a part of The Smithsonian Associates. Many of the seminars were organized for the National University Continuing Education Association. The files for the seminars conducted between 1...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education
Dates:
1977-1995
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-613
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of "Natural Enquirer: Newsletter of the Naturalist Center," published by the Office of Education for docents serving the Naturalist Center. It includes information on training, Naturalist Center events, and docent-specific activities at the National Museum of Natural History. It also includes ane...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education
Dates:
circa 1980-1999
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-195
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the contents of discovery boxes maintained in the Discovery Room and associated educational activities. The Discovery Room is a a hands-on, collections-based activity center for school groups focusing on scientific inquiry. Each discovery box includes objects, photographs, and activity instruction...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
1974-2004
Size:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-239
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration of the National Museum of Natural History's docent program. The docents in this program are responsible for helping visitors enjoy and explore the museum's exhibitions; assisting with school programs; delivering hands-on activities and programs; shaping visitors' experiences ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies
Dates:
1979-2010
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-151
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Bruce C. Craig, Director of Research and Planning. Records pertain to education awards and grants; councils and committees; programs; and his work with outside museum organizations. Some materials date to when the office was named the Office of Museum Programs and the Center for ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies
Dates:
1983-2005
Size:
4.5 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-146
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of program files created and maintained by Stephen E. Weil. Weil served as Emeritus Senior Scholar in the Smithsonian's Center for Education and Museum Studies following his 1995 retirement from the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden until his death in August 2005. Materials include files on speaking engagements ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education
Dates:
1971-1995
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-208
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of Let's Go bulletin and learning opportunities booklet, with earlier issues of the bulletin dating back to when the publication was known as Smithsonian Institution Bulletin for Schools. The bulletin and booklet, which were published by the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education and distri...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education
Dates:
1986-2003
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-611
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a reference set of "Keeping in Touch: The Discovery Room Newsletter," published by the Office of Education for docents serving the Discovery Room. It includes information on training, Discovery Room events, and docent-specific activities at the National Museum of Natural History. The newsletter was not officially ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
circa 1975-2008
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-064
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of publications created by the Office of Education to distribute to visitors, teachers, children, and other groups. Materials include brochures for exhibitions and events; calendars of events; teacher's guides and other materials for teachers; activity packets, guides, and worksheets for children and parents; and r...

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Education Department
Dates:
1975-1991
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 94-115
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the lectures, symposia, workshops and tours offered by the Education Department from 1988 to 1991. The program files include correspondence and contracts with talent and sponsors; event budget summaries; package trip planning information; event programs and background subject information; lists of participants; and ...

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