The third episode of the Artfully Learning audio series, Museum Schools, is now available on the Artfully Learning YouTube channel (be sure to subscribe!). You can also listen to it below.
While most local museums have programming geared to children of all ages and their families, across the United States, there are at least fifty museum schools and museum preschools with curricula centered around creative and holistic approaches to education and childcare.
Joining me in conversation is Katherine Kelbaugh, the founding principal of The Museum School of Avondale Estates in Decatur, Georgia. She is also the Executive Director of the National Association of Museum Schools. In our discussion, Katherine and I define what museum schools are and how their diverse curricula prompts students to become lifelong learners and supports their social and emotional well-being. Check it out below: