Member Spotlight:

Kinneret

Kinneret Kohn

Kinneret Kohn is the Assistant Director for Student Learning at the Art Institute of Chicago.

She served on the NYCMER Board as President (2016-2018), Resources & Social Media Coordinator (2014-2016), and as a Trustee-at-Large (2012-2014).

Her previous positions include Manager of Teen Programs at the New-York Historical Society, Interim Head of Programs & Visitor Experience and Manager of Education & Public Programs at the Brooklyn Children's Museum, the Education Specialist at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, and Education Intern at the American Folk Art Museum. Kinneret earned an M.S. Ed in Leadership in Museum Education from Bank Street College of Education; an M.A. in International Education Development, focus on Peace Education, from Teachers College, Columbia University; and a B.A. in International Studies from The Ohio State University. She tweets at @KinneretK.

 

Preparing for the Conference 

 

There are many ways to prepare for an enjoyable conference experience. One is to make sure you have an active NYCMER membership so that you're one of the first to be notified when our conference tickets go on sale, since registration is limited and often sells out. Another is to get to know your fellow NYCMER members before the conference by joining one of our many peer groups. Many NYCMER members are also active on Twitter, and we encourage conference attendees to prepare and share with us @NYCMER and each other with a designated hashtag. 

 

To get a sense of what it's like to attend a NYCMER Conference, check out this video documenting our conference at the American Museum of Natural History in 2013: