Museum highlights kid-friendly learning

| January 21, 2015

January 18, 2015 • By Michelle McManimon • Arizona Daily Sun

The Museum of Northern Arizona is giving parents and family members more ways to help their children have fun while learning.

The museum is part of a new partnership between the education advocacy group Expect More Arizona and a handful of arts and culture organizations across the state. The project, which is funded by a $75,000 grant from the APS Foundation, aims to highlight learning opportunities children can enjoy with their families outside the classroom.

“I thought it was a great idea,” said Jennifer Glennon, the museum’s ventures and Discovery programs manager. “Any way in which kids have a better way of getting more out of our museum is great.”

As a result of the partnership, parents can now pick up a flier that has five kid-friendly activities for parents to do with their children at the museum. The activities turn learning into play.

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