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Finding Aids to Records of Professional Societies in the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 07-111

American Association of Museums. Committee on Education

Records, 1999-2007

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: American Association of Museums. Committee on Education
Title: Records
Dates: 1999-2007
Quantity: 0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection: Accession 07-111
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of records documenting the activities and administration of the American Association of Museums, Committee on Education (EdCom). EdCom brings together museum educators and other museum professionals to advance the purpose of museums as places of learning, to serve as advocates for audiences, and to promote professional standards and excellence in the practice of museum education. Materials in this accession include correspondence, reports, planning documents, proposals, survey results, brochures, website printouts, newsletters, compact discs, and Board meeting agendas and minutes. Some materials are in electronic format.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of records documenting the activities and administration of the American Association of Museums (AAM), Committee on Education (EdCom). EdCom brings together museum educators and other museum professionals to advance the purpose of museums as places of learning, to serve as advocates for audiences, and to promote professional standards and excellence in the practice of museum education. Materials in this accession include correspondence, reports, planning documents, proposals, survey results, brochures, website printouts, newsletters, and Board meeting agendas and minutes. Some materials are in electronic format.

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Use Restriction

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2023; Transferring office; 2/26/1988 Agreement of Transfer; Contact reference staff for details.

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This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-111, American Association of Museums. Committee on Education, Records

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Container List

Box 1

Historical

History of EdCom - EdCom Archives Report, 2006

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History of EdCom - EdCom, 2002-2004 (includes electronic records)

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History of EdCom - EdCom 30th Anniversary Video

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Governance

Strategic Agendas - Strategic Agenda, April 2006

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Strategic Agendas - Strategic Agenda, 2003-2005

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Strategic Agendas - Strategic Plan/Member Survey, 1999

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Policies and Procedures - Operating Guidelines/Policies and Procedures, 2003

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Policies and Procedures - Policies and Procedures Draft, 2001

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Task Forces - Interpretive Planning Task Force, 2004

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Minutes - Board Agenda, January 2007

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Minutes - Board Minutes, May 2005

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Minutes - Board Minutes, February 2005

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Minutes - Board Minutes, May 2004

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Minutes - Board Minutes, February 2004

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Minutes - Board Minutes, May 2003

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Minutes - Board Minutes, January 2003

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Minutes - Board Minutes, May 2002

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Minutes - Board Minutes, January 2002

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Minutes - Board Minutes, May 2001

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Minutes - Board Minutes, January 2000

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Annual Reports - Annual Report, 2002-2003

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Annual Reports - Annual Report, 2001-2002

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Executive Board Rosters - Letters of Notification, 2004

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Executive Board Rosters - Rosters, 2003-2005

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Executive Board Rosters - Roster, 2001-2002

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Executive Board Rosters - EdCom Statements of Standards and Principles, Ethics, etc.

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Executive Board Rosters - Excellence in Practice, 2001

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Awards for Excellence - Awards, May 2005

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Awards for Excellence - Awards, 2001

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Awards for Excellence - Awards Nomination Forms, 2003-2006

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Membership

Research/Evaluation Membership Surveys - Membership Survey, 1999

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Professional Training

AAM Annual Meeting Sessions - Annual Meeting, 2007

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AAM Annual Meeting Sessions - Exhibition Competition, 2004

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Marketplace of Ideas, 2002-2003

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Professional Workshops - Learning in Museums, 2002, 2004

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Resources

Website - Website Printout, January 2007

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Website - Website Survey, 2001, January 2007

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Publications - Newsletter, 2006

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Publications - Newsletter, 2002

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Regional Annual Reports and Newsletters

Mid-Atlantic - Annual Report, 2002, 2006

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Midwest - Newsletter, Fall 2003, March 2006

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Mountain Plains - Annual Reports, February 2006, January 2007

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Western - Mid-Winter Report, January 2002

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