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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
1978, circa 2011, undated
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-137
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the programs and activities of the Naturalist Center. The Naturalist Center, 1976-2011, provided hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections. It was located within the museum building until 1995 when it was moved to Leesburg, Virginia. Materials inclu...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
circa 1979-2011
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-593
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting procedures for the operation and management of the Naturalist Center and its collections and equipment. The Naturalist Center, 1976-2011, provided hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections. It was located within the museum building until 1995 w...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
2012, 2014-2015
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-321
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of permission forms, photography releases, agreements, and related materials associated with the Youth Engagement through Science (YES!) program at the National Museum of Natural History.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies
Dates:
1986-2009
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-175
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the Heritage Month programs. These records were compiled and used by the Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center in order to provide information to the public. Materials include calendars of events, press releases, brochures, correspondence, and memoranda.

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Education Department
Dates:
2013
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-066
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the evaluation of the classroom program "What is Design?" Select students were interviewed before and after the program to determine what they learned. Materials include an application form for review of human subjects research, interview files, and parent/guardian consent forms.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education
Dates:
1994, 2000-2003
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-190
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession documents the planning, development, and marketing of "Smithsonian O. Orkin Insect Safari," a traveling exhibition of live insects associated with the O. Orkin Insect Zoo. Materials include correspondence, meeting materials, storyboards, floor plans, lesson plans, activity worksheets, schedules, brochures, images, posters, ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education and Outreach
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-594
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting Discovery Boxes, also known as Family Room Boxes, maintained by the Naturalist Center for use by visiting families. The Naturalist Center, 1976-2011, provided hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections. The Family Room Boxes were designed for ch...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies
Dates:
1975-2006
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-236
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of program files created and maintained by Nancy J. Fuller. These records cover various symposiums, lectures, workshops and programs, including Fuller's work with ecomuseums and Native American museums. Materials include bibliographies, correspondence, reports and projects, audiotapes, photographs, serials and transcrip...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education
Dates:
circa 1999-2002
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-207
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the family science backpack program funded by the Texaco Foundation. The backpacks were primarily distributed in schools for use at home and included fact sheets and other background information as well as instructions and materials for hands-on activities. All activities encouraged participation ...

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Education Department
Dates:
2010-2012
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-629
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of release forms signed by participants in school tours and programs. Materials include photography and video release forms and interview release forms. Some photographs are also included. Some materials are in electronic format.

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