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Explore Afterlives: Recovering the Lost Stories of Looted Art

Mar 10, 2022 1:00PM—2:00PM

Zoom

Designing for Empathy Workshop – II

Mar 05, 2022 9:00AM—5:00PM

Glencairn Museum 1001 Cathedral Road Bryn Athyn, PA 19009 United States

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Since 1979, NYCMER has provided a forum for museum education professionals to address issues of museum and educational interest, exchange and disseminate relevant information, and to explore and implement cooperative programming opportunities through roundtable discussions, workshops, and an annual conference.

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NYCMER’s Statement on the Presidential Election

November 14, 2020

The New York City Museum Educators Roundtable supports workers at museums and cultural institutions across the tri-state area. Over the last eight months, NYCMER members and our industry colleagues have been severely impacted by layoffs, furloughs, pay cuts, hour reductions, institutions closing, and more. While museums and cultural institutions struggle to survive, both locally and…

NYCMER’s Statement on Racial Violence and Discrimination

June 1, 2020

The history of museums is fraught. Though some serve as vital community centers, many were founded and continue to be funded by the white and wealthy, with that wealth derived from a history of slavery, colonialism, exploitation, and violence. It is impossible for institutions to remain uninfluenced by systematic bias, including the deeply embedded anti-Black…

Member Spotlight

Alexander Tronolone

Manager of Teaching & Learning, Grades 6-12+Brooklyn Historical Society Alex works at Brooklyn Historical Society as Manager of Teaching & Learning, Grades 6-12+, overseeing school programs, partnerships and curricula at the landmark Brooklyn Heights building, the Brooklyn Navy Yard Center at BLDG 92, and Brooklyn Historical Society – DUMBO. His background is in history and…