Situated Learning in Museums & Heritage sites

An Open Lesson

In this open free lesson towards the course:
Learning, Teaching and Curating: Situated Digital Experience in Museums and Heritage sites,
we will present the course lesson by lesson and you will be able to take an active part in an experimental learning from home.
Since the project in the actual course is a map or a game for a heritage site of the participant’s choice, we will take you  step by step through the stages of this voyage.
Teachers from middle school and the academia in all disciplines and museums professionals are invited to join,
You will also get to see projects that were created by former participants from all around the globe in cities and  museums of art, archaeology and science.
Date: Sunday, October 25, 2020, 4:00PM – 5:30PM – Israel time
Time: 4 pm IST, 10 am EST, 2 pm GMT (for more time zones – click here)
Duration: 1.5 hour
We use the Zoom platform, which enables you to engage in an interactive discussion with the lecturers and with colleagues around the world, and enriches the lectures with presentations, movies, and teaching programs.
All this is offered while you are sitting comfortably in your armchair at home or in the office,
free of charge.
Directions for Using ZOOM

  Talila Yehiel​​

Talila Yehiel graduated from the Ceramic Design Department at Bezalel Academy of Art. She also holds a Master’s degree from the History of Art Department at Tel Aviv University. She has extensive experience in teaching pupils at all levels as well as in mentoring teachers.
Her academic background, which integrates the material world, the creative process, and the world of research, furnishes her with tools that afford profound insight and a rich diversity of working strategies.
Ms Yehiel has been involved in the creation of special tailor-made sites for museum visits, a project called “Learning Based on Location – Wandering”. She has tried it out on various groups of students and adults. Wandering around an exhibition hall by means of this site gets people involved and encourages them to interact with the exhibits. 
Ms Yehiel has supported  students from Mexico, Spain, Italy, Turkey and Austria to create their digital experimental learning maps and games on the MuseumRun site.
Do not hesitate to ask questions!
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