Education: an overview

The first of a three-part series on the theme of museum education provides an introduction to the subject, including learning in museums, an overview of museum education policies, learning from objects and the role of educators in exhibition development

Schools

School groups represent a significant proportion of museums audiences. David Martin looks at the benefits of developing an active schools programme

Families

The impact that museums have on families today is an essential part of creating tomorrow's audiences, says David Martin