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NMC on the Horizon > Makerspaces

NMC on the Horizon > Makerspaces

How do we define a Makerspace? Who participates? What is the value? Why is this important for teaching and learning? How do we assess Makerspace activities? For the inaugural edition of the new “NMC on the Horizon” series on October 16th, we’re bringing in edtech experts across the Higher Ed, K-12, and museum sectors to […]

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Alex’s Art Picks – Back to School Edition

Alex's Art Picks - Back to School Edition

MIDEA’s Associate Director, Alex Freeman, has the scoop on the most innovative happenings in the museum world right now. Check out this back-to-school edition of Alex’s Art Picks: A Virtual Palette at Your Fingerprints Josef Albers was an important German-born American artist whose lessons on color theory formed the basis of many art classes today. […]

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Texas-wide curriculum collection is complete

Texas-wide curriculum collection is complete

MIDEA strives to function as a hub for museum professionals about all things digital, including materials for classroom teachers. We recently completed a new resource that brings together all of the digital curricula available through the MIDEA member institutions’ websites. This unique resource spans the richness of the collections of art museums across the state, […]

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