The Education Curator creates and implements educational programs to augment and interpret museum exhibitions.
This is highly specialized work assisting the Director and Exhibition Committee to establish the educational component of exhibitions . An employee in this class selects guest artists, instructors and lecturers. This person also works with the Director/Chief Curator on creating the educational component of each exhibition as well as the didactic presentation of art to enhance public access to art. Responsibilities include writing text panels and informational guides for exhibition, developing, implementing, evaluating and/or supervising the museum’s educational programs such as organizing school tours; supervising school personnel; teacher training programs; developing special educational programs, organizing adult educational programs, which include lectures, films, symposia, trips, concerts, and other special events related to exhibitions, collections, and the museum’s mission; training and supervising docents; acts as liaison with educational agencies. Incumbent works under the general direction of an administrative supervisor, but exercises a large degree of independent judgment in carrying out duties.
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