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Nomination deadline approaching for EdCom Awards!

  • 1.  Nomination deadline approaching for EdCom Awards!

    Posted 01-25-2018 11:59 AM
    Hello all,
    Do you know of an outstanding individual or museum program doing excellent work?
    Maybe it's YOU!
    Let us know...
    The EdCom Award nominations are now open! Submit nominations by January 31, 2018 - HURRY, that's just a few days away.
    Nominations are still open for the EdCom Awards of Excellence in Practice, Programming and Resources and Innovation in Museum Education.
    Excellence in Practice
    This award recognizes an individual who demonstrates exemplary service to the public through the practice of teaching, program development, or writing and research in museum education.
    Excellence in Programming
    This award recognizes exceptional creativity and innovation in established museum educational programs that have clearly stated goals, have demonstrated evidence of success with their intended audiences, and reflect institutional commitment.
    Excellence in Resources
    The award for published resources recognizes outstanding resources in print or print/multimedia formats that reflect best practices in museum education.
    Innovation in Museum Education
    This award recognizes creative and groundbreaking new approaches by a person or museum.

    Reasons to apply:
    - It is rewarding to be recognized by your peers.
    - You can use the award to leverage more funding (people like to give to winners).
    - It looks great on your resume.

    Please take the time to nominate yourself or someone deserving - the field needs to see models of excellence!

    Claudia Ocello
    President & CEO
    Museum Partners Consulting, LLC
    Maplewood NJ