Posts By: Ana Cahen-Eden

CEP 2022 New Dates

Due to a date collision we have postponed the CEP 2022 to November 14th – 18th. New deadline for registration: August 15th. Confirmation of participation will be sent out by the end of August. Hopefully this change of date will not prevent anyone who has already registered from re-applying and attending; please register again so we can be certain who will be attending on the new dates in November. We thank you for your understanding. Visit the CEP 2022 page to… | Read more »

Join us for live discussions and Q&A’s The livestream can be accessed via the following links: Sunday 19 June, 14:00 CET – Livestream Day I Monday 20 June, 11:00 CET – Livestream Day II We are very excited for year’s annual conference at the Jewish Museum Frankfurt. This year, the Annual Conference has been conceptually divided into two main conference formats: The Plenary Sessions and Professional Sessions. All Plenary Sessions are aimed at a broader interested audience and will be livestreamed on… | Read more »

MEST: Oslo Seminar

The AEJM MEST Seminar 2022 for museum educators will take place from 24 until 26 October in Oslo, Norway. The programme hosted by our colleagues from the Oslo Jewish Museum will focus on best practice in secondary schools programming. The seminar further zooms in on Generation Z (or Gen Z or “zoomers”) that nowadays constitutes our visitors from secondary school groups. Gen Z is born between 1997-2012 and is mostly known as digital natives, but also for their more flexible… | Read more »

MEST: I ASK Training Programme

This spring and summer, MEST offers an extensive hybrid training course of the I ASK pedagogical method. I ASK is a practical, step-by-step method for guided tours and educational programmes in museums developed by the Jewish Cultural Quarter and TACT Advisors (NL). Its aim is to increase openness for new knowledge and ideas so that visitors leave your museum with enriched experiences and more nuanced thinking about the themes addressed. I ASK invites museums to clearly articulate the impact they… | Read more »

We Can Help

We received the following call for help from Jakub Nowakowski, director of the Galicia Jewish Museum in Kraków, Poland.    What is the role of the Jewish museum in a contemporary world, in a digital age, in a COVID-19 age, post COVID-19? We all know these questions. We all have been posting them and/or trying to find answers. Let me ask another one. What is the role of the Jewish Museum during a humanitarian crisis? During a bloody war in a… | Read more »