Learning & interpretation: Museum education links
- Institute of Education London
The Institute of Education is a centre for research, teacher training, higher degrees and consultancy in education and education-related areas of social science. The website provides information about courses, research and all aspects of the Institute's work.
- The Department for Education
The website for the Department for Education and Skills contains a great deal of information about the work of the Department, including advice about a range of issues, resources such as publications and popular questions, and information about the department.
- British Interactive Group
The BIG is the organisation for people involved in interactive science communication projects in the UK. Their website contains a number of articles about exhibits, centres, shows and research. It is a resource for professional development opportunities, networking, sharing best practice and learning new ideas.
- GEM - Group for Education in Museums
GEM is a UK based organisation that promotes the importance of learning through museums, galleries and other cultural institutions. It works with schools, local authorities, parents and carers among others, and the website provides information about resources, publications, and networking as well as a discussion forum.
- Huggle Tree Internet - Parking Page
This is a think tank for the UK cultural sector which encourages fresh thinking and innovation. The website contains information about past, current and future projects, relevant publications and useful links.
- Museum Learning Collaborative Homepage
The Museum Learning Collaborative is a project based in the US. Researchers and museums work together to further theoretically driven research on learning in museums. Their website contains a literature database, links to partners and information on their research including research reports.