Museum Educator Series: Incorporating Historic Interpretation

by  Creative Learning Factory

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Join us as Mike Follin, Coordinator of Interpretive Services at the Ohio Historical Society, provides an in-depth overview of interpretive styles in both the first and third person. Mr. Follin will discuss the role and impact of the interpreter as well as how to effectively prepare for an informed audience. This program will be ideal for those who are seeking a true connection with their audience. Learn valuable methods for transforming research into a believable character performance that tells a great story!

Mike Follin is the Coordinator of Interpretive Services at the Ohio Historical Society. Mr. Follin is regarded as an area leader for first and third person historic interpretation, having taught training sessions nationally for the American Association of State and Local History. Mr. Follin frequently lectures and has performed storytelling throughout Ohio and the United States, England, Ireland, Russia, & Japan. Mr. Follin has performed for colleges, civic groups, museums, festivals, radio, and television.

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Individual: $20.00


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1.5 Hours

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Education: Curriculum Director, Media Specialist/Librarian, College/University, AdministratorPublic Library: Library Staff Content Providers: Educator, Administrator, Curator

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Primary Disciplines

Curriculum, Professional Learning Community, Standards Museum Education

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Creative Learning Factory

Columbus, OH
United States

The Creative Learning Factory facilitates exceptional distance learning and professional development programming across a wide variety of subjects. Through customized hands-on, minds-on experiences, engaging workshops, webinars, distance learning programs, participants learn in a fun, highly interactive way, while professional participants leave ready to train, improve, enlighten and inspire within their own organizations.

- Engaging Professional Development
- Ideal for Teachers and Museum Educators
- Hand-on/Minds-on Experiences
- Inquiry-based Learning

Sohayla Pagano and Becki Trivison

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On-Demand Webinar.


Participants will explore the first and third person styles of interpretation. Participants will also learn how to effectively prepare for an informed audience and explore the valuable methods for transforming research into a believable character performance that tells a great story!