OESE Begins Educational Programs

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Summary

The Office of Elementary and Secondary Education begins operations. Its primary function is to help teachers use the Smithsonian more effectively, by offering informative publications designed to help teachers and their students to take advantage of Smithsonian programs, exhibitions, and activities. The office also conducts summer workshops for teachers.

Subject

Office of Elementary and Secondary Education

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7098, "S. Dillon Ripley Chronology"

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1973

Topic

  • Training
  • New Programs
  • Education
  • Public programs
  • Museums
  • Museums--Educational aspects

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