Elevenses – Monday 17 July

Tea Cup with biscuit

GEM delivers a range of services to support museum educators, including professional membership, training and development opportunities, career mentoring, regular publications and dedicated representatives across all four nations of the UK, Europe, and Worldwide.

Director Rachel Tranter will give an overview of GEM’s activities, its new role as an Investment Principles Support Organisation (IPSO) and current opportunities and support services available.

Kate Fellows, Head of Learning and Access, Leeds Museums and Galleries, and GEM Network representative for Yorkshire and Humberside, will update on what is happening in the region.

GEM’s vision is of a connected and equipped community of people enabling learning across museum, heritage and cultural settings, creating inspiring experiences, relevant for everyone; that promote equality – transform and enrich lives.

GEM Website

Insightful, interactive and informal, come along to gain new insights from our guests, meet colleagues from the region, and connect with the MDY team. Everyone who works and volunteers in museums in our region is most welcome, including museum freelancers who want to stay connected.

There’s no need to book, just click the link below on the day:

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If you have any questions about Elevenses, you are new to Microsoft Teams and would like to arrange a familiarisation session, or if you’d like to speak about your current or emerging work at Elevenses please contact Victoria Smith at: victoria.smith@ymt.org.uk.