National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan) has studied on achievements and problems of on-site lectures as conventional outreach activities especially concerning cutting-edge science and technology by researchers and museums, to develop a new model of outreach activity. A new type of on-site lecture has been developed and implemented by collaboration of the staff from Miraikan and junior high school teachers. This reveals some problems to be considered for more effective outreach activities.

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Outreach activities for school education by science museum

Hiromi Yamamoto   National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation

Mai Kasamatsu   National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation

Taeko Nagashima  

Aya Sakuma   Kawaguchi Municipal Tozukanishi Junior High School

Naoko Yamashina   National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation

Sachi Ito – National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation

National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan) has studied on achievements and problems of on-site lectures as conventional outreach activities especially concerning cutting-edge science and technology by researchers and museums, to develop a new model of outreach activity. A new type of on-site lecture has been developed and implemented by collaboration of the staff from Miraikan and junior high school teachers. This reveals some problems to be considered for more effective outreach activities.

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