What Schools Can Learn From a Science Museum

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What can schools and teachers learn from NYSCI? This article explores the role of a museum’s informal learning model in education with a project-based, experiential, learner-centered approach.

NYSCI, born at the 1964 World’s Fair in Corona, NY, is on a mission to put its visitors at the center of each hands-on learning experience. Originally exhibiting a collection of galleries sharing the potential of science, technology and space exploration, it is now home to over 450 interactive displays and a number of art and science exhibits rooted in experiential learning and the design, make, play approach.

https://www.edsurge.com/news/2017-07-12-what-schools-can-learn-from-a-science-museum-that-makes-learning-irresistible-for-kids

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