Episode 111

Getting Started with Inquiry-Based Learning in the Museum

Published on: 31st August, 2023

Museum education is evolving, and so are the ways we engage our audiences. The days of traditional lecture-style tours are numbered, as more and more museums offer more dynamic, participant-driven, discussion-based experiences. 

Whether you're just starting out with inquiry-based learning in the museum or looking to enhance your existing approach, this episode is for you. It’s packed with actionable tips and strategies to guide you. 

I'm going to share practical insights that will help you overcome common fears, embrace the unknown, and confidently step into the realm of discussion-based inquiry-based programs. Here are my top 3 tips to get you started.


VTMO Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced Courses

Download the Ultimate Thinking Routine List

Support the Show

Download the free guide - how to look at art (slowly)

Curated newsletter by Claire Bown

Next Episode All Episodes Previous Episode
Show artwork for The Art Engager

About the Podcast

The Art Engager
Engage your audience with art and ideas
The Art Engager podcast is here to help educators, guides and creatives engage their audiences with art, objects and ideas. Each week I’ll be sharing a variety of easy-to-learn flexible techniques and tools to help you create participant-centred experiences that bring art and ideas to life.

About your host