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Dear Learning Lab Registered User,

Looking for new ways to use digital museum resources for student learning? The Smithsonian Education team is here to support you with live, interactive webinars! 

Not able to attend a live session? No problem! All the webinars will be archived and made available at the same link. You’ll also find the archives, and our schedule of upcoming sessions, in our Help Center

We look forward to learning together with you!

Best,

The Smithsonian Learning Lab Team

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Getting Started: Digital Museum Resources and the Smithsonian Learning Lab
Professional Development

Explore the basics of using the Smithsonian Learning Lab to support learning with digital museum resources. We’ll introduce how the site works, share examples of engaging interactive learning experiences (“collections”), and demonstrate how to search for digital museum resources and collections. This session is designed for educators and others who are new to the Learning Lab.

In the second half, we’ll answer any burning questions you have for the Learning Lab team! Need help finding a resource or using one of the Lab’s tools and features? Want feedback on your Learning Lab collection? Just want to say "hello"? Take a minute to tune in to our live Q&A!

Wednesday, May 4
4–5 PM, ET

Facilitator: Philippa Rappoport, Manager of Community Engagement
Join the Webinar Here

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Creating Collections: Digital Museum Resources and the Smithsonian Learning Lab
Professional Development

Learn how to create and personalize collections of digital museum resources on the Smithsonian Learning Lab to support your teaching. We’ll demonstrate how to start your first collection, add interactivity to engage learners, and upload resources from external websites and your computer to supplement what you’ve found from the Smithsonian. This session is designed for educators and others who are already familiar with the basics of the Learning Lab.

In the second half, we’ll answer any burning questions you have for the Learning Lab team! Need help finding a resource or using one of the Lab’s tools and features? Want feedback on your Learning Lab collection? Just want to say "hello"? Take a minute to tune in to our live Q&A!

Tuesday, May 24
5–6 PM, ET

Facilitator: Tess Porter, Digital Content Producer
Join the Webinar Here

Note: All sessions are also streamed live to the Smithsonian Education Facebook page.

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