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Working in museum and experiential education. Love historic preservation, US history. Always game for a walking tour!

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Joined Twitter 8/19/14


With Phillip Lee & Rick Swann @AHS_NCYGS keynote and #GrowingGoodKids #BookAwards @ReadersToEaters @PhilipLeeR2Ehttps://t.co/uZbOp1Lk52
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8/3
2017
@SchoolyardFarms Thank you for showing #ncygs17 around Candy Lane! https://t.co/0HjPYr4PqpHoping folks here at the @AHS_NCYGS #NCYGS17 will join our chat: Tech in the Outdoors w/ @katynoellescott Wed 7/12… https://t.co/jYXtOaMlSl
Retweeted by Katherine SomervilleBig thank you to Portland Nursery @pdxnursery for donating plants to our Youth Garden conf in #Vancouver #ncygs17 https://t.co/SG0FjAkqIp
Retweeted by Katherine Somerville#ncygs17 PDX school garden tour Great rooftop garden at Trillium Elementary! https://t.co/OAJsJa9q1uBig week ahead! Excited 2give keynote@ #ncygs17 https://t.co/494PuvLJCU and presntng@ #SlowFoodNationshttps://t.co/VCg1pRMTyJ
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7/12
2016
"Morning at the Museum" is an #accessibility program providing early access to museums for people with cognitive an… https://t.co/NKId3vKCQK
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11/6
2016
Take a moment to thank the amazing Eleanor Roosevelt on her birthday. A champion of human rights for ALL people.… https://t.co/yhSkO6r86Z
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10/12
2016
Maybe if more museums were actual gathering spots, we might be seen as community builders. Not. Mentioned. Once. https://t.co/u2Pu4zTRmX
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9/21
2016
Atlas rolled around in some chalk and now he's a magical rainbow floofer. 13/10 please never take a bath https://t.co/nzqTNw0744
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9/15
2016
The function of relevance is 2 create a connection btwn a person & a thing in a way that might unlock meaning for that person- @ninaksimon
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9/7
2016
Wishing much success to this project in Bflo and beyond! Pop-Up Preservation https://t.co/CSkFM2HsaBI wonder who re-built the White House? Did slaves? @Their_Child @slavedwelling @SlaveryDatabase https://t.co/FiS07kAjTl
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8/25
2016
Beautiful day to tour one of WNY's architectural treasures! @Graycliffestate https://t.co/u7pGrXffQk
8/22
2016
Neat idea for crowdsourcing archival transcription! Love deciphering 19thc handwriting. #codebook https://t.co/9OnJkAcitv
8/18
2016
Visitors can use an infrared camera to look under a painting and guess the artist in our new exhibit @imamuseum https://t.co/kdduSxUBzM
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8/7
2016
This is how August days should look. Richard Diebenkorn, "Seated Figure with Hat," (1967), at the @NGADC. https://t.co/LlOxCnoSU0
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8/4
2016
"The architecture of slavery" @TeachMonticello @TJMonticello tour guide phrase the forms of observation and security https://t.co/qN68KuAnHi
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7/10
2016
21 ways how I would create an amazing museum : Jake's Bones https://t.co/4gK9q83ZnC
7/9
2016
@CabinetofCurios was kind enough to Storify our #museumedchat on DIY PD. Check it out! @maloneybeth @museumed https://t.co/jK4tCKegGA
Retweeted by Katherine SomervilleAsked when and how they first got interested in preservation, lots of people answer that it began in childhood https://t.co/eCxrWs31vI
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5/12
2016
Activating Historic Spaces Through Innovative Reuse at @DupontUndergrnd https://t.co/4uo1zPUnTj #PreservationForum https://t.co/Ywjstaa5MW
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5/3
2016
Thanks Wash ALX Architecture Center for the Open House and Tour! @WAAC_VT #VAArchWeek https://t.co/rnUuI03ZFI https://t.co/DUyXPXDF6T
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4/12
2016
It must be springtime in DC. https://t.co/GgZy3yISYl
3/26
2016
"...visitors want to know what ppl felt, who they loved, and how it changed the course of history." https://t.co/IHi6HGAMtw via @museumhackThe Uncataloged Museum: Brilliant Labels in Dublin: Sweets, Nudes and U2 https://t.co/5papEbejDi
3/22
2016
Museums have the power to engage and inspire. Join the @Smithsonian for @MuseumDay this Saturday: https://t.co/3wQqCyvvRB
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3/11
2016
Guide @colonialwmsburg asked "What would it be like to live in a museum?" Pretty neat, I would think! https://t.co/VBcbzTagTp
3/10
2016
Can museums be sites of active creativity? Learn about this new trend: https://t.co/4BbcoVC02f https://t.co/O1MLQorNfI
Retweeted by Katherine SomervilleUnder the Egg by @marxfitzy a great YA read - art history, museums, the power of project-based learning... 13 yr olds on a research mission!
2/26
2016
@presidential_wp My walk to and ride on Metro is perfect length for 1 Presidential podcast. Excited to learn smtg (exciting) abt Van Buren!
2/24
2016
New Report Reveals Each Generation Less Likely to Visit Historic Sites Than the Last https://t.co/080jhVvIJ5
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2/23
2016
Great way to ask for & display feedback at @ColaMuseum! Really makes visitor comments look & feel special & valued. https://t.co/s9xuY4V662
Retweeted by Katherine SomervilleHis Paula Deen takedown went viral. But this food scholar isn’t done yet. https://t.co/56nl0DSIns
2/18
2016
'Yes, but'...kills convo. Use 'Yes, and'... instead. Great article abt using improv skills in gallery ed! https://t.co/JaKQXp6SA8
2/16
2016
It's official! @NMAAHC will open Sept. 24, 2016 https://t.co/0PQrI5nGWn via @SmithsonianMag
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2/2
2016
Great visualization of Nick’s Talk: “How I learned to stop hating and love museums” https://t.co/zVMkv7hByC https://t.co/VoRLqYOnBQ
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1/25
2016
Snowed in with a good book @FranklinVagnone https://t.co/f5Ju7nnHFE
1/23
2014
When girls and women learn their @womenshistory, they are empowered! Here's to girls finding mentors past and present #JLWebWed @womenshistory a more inclusive picture of history - no need to lean in, we'd already be in #JLwebwed
12/10
2014
Escaping a rainy afternoon @PhillipsMuseum , I discovered my new favorite artist, Pierre Bonnard. A gem of a museum!
12/9
2014
This week, the @cooperhewitt reopens after a ninety-one-million-dollar renovation: http://t.co/FwgPiRopeD
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12/8
2014
Want to attend Learning Through Objects for FREE? Retweet or share this post to be entered to win. Announced 12/19/14 http://t.co/PkDVvhPlpD
Retweeted by Katherine SomervilleI signed up for Emerging Trends & Technologies in the Virtual K-12 Classroom on @Coursera! https://t.co/pomsw6gLIW
12/4
2014
To woo millennials, museum tour group taps into the digital age http://t.co/CgbhCKzboL via @NewsHour
12/1
2014
like choose your own adventure stories as a kid? Historic house museum version courtesy of Cntr for Future of Museums http://t.co/NW01dOK6Lo
11/25
2014
I signed up for Tinkering Fundamentals: A Constructionist Approach to STEM Learning on @Coursera! https://t.co/04ZQaTP7mU
11/20
2014
@PreservationMag Riley Street Station in East Aurora, NY
11/19
2014
I am a "classic" preservationist like Jackie O. https://t.co/5y8ipa5MK2 @PresNation
11/18
2014
HHMs removing velvet ropes, letting people touch! House Museums Squaring Don't Touch With Interactive http://t.co/Tit2F7uqoq via @kuncThank you @ngadc, for supporting our communities and making us all happier! http://t.co/i7vIlXIebM via @freelancersu #itweetmuseums
11/13
2014
Walked through a secret door in exhibit in @FreerSackler and found myself in @NMAfA - a gem that needs better signage on Mall!
11/10
2014
@MarilynSklar oldish, but great article on teaching historian skills: http://t.co/9Bg7lIoxjW you're planning JHC2015 by now, right?Observed yesterday Constitution in Action @USNatArchives with 6th graders. The power of primary docs!
11/7
2014
Exploring #architecture w/ kids can help foster creativity & expose them to new hobbies & career paths http://t.co/SYqmqAwgNB
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11/6
2014
History of world in 100 objects http://t.co/j0NbQO9vSU @britishmuseum been done for USA yet? #museumed
11/4
2014
@NEMAnet Thanks for great webinar. Takeaways: network, results-driven language, development in every job description. @seededucation thesis on museum-school collab and 3rd party orgs that help http://t.co/IvB1jroDea LHLLab is great new angle!
10/29
2014
Idea for my thesis...that I finished a year ago http://t.co/QljQRk3c5p #museumschoolcollaboration @seededucation
10/28
2014
8 hours free in NYC Saturday - which museum to visit?
10/27
2014
Great session #MAAM2014 on using twitter as an EMP - getting on board! Thanks @bluelikechagall
10/24
2014
Kudos! #MuseumEd intern creates lesson plan for historic DC Octagon House using Teaching w Historic Places program http://t.co/tsQq1DtqNI
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9/16
2014
What does a great #museumed internship look like? See for yourself in this month's MEM! http://t.co/ywKbBDtc4r @museumed @NYCMER
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9/4
2014

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