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1557
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The Art in the Schools program, begun in the 1970s, combines classroom lessons with a visit to the North Carolina Museum of Art for a tour of the works of art studied in the classroom.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Spring 1993, p16-17, il
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1571
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Teachers from across the state attended the eighth annual series of workshops and seminars approved by the Department of Public Instruction. The workshops allow state teachers to obtain recertification credits to update their teaching credentials.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Winter 1993, p24, il
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1570
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The North Carolina Museum of Art offers various activities and functions, beyond the standard contemplation of art works, on its grounds.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Winter 1993, p15-17, il
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2485
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The new Michael Jordan Discovery Gallery at the Cape Fear Museum in Wilmington teaches children from 4 to 12 about natural history in the southeastern part of the state. Topics include upland forests, bottomlands, and maritime forests.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 63 Issue 4, Sept 1995, p3, il
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24472
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Discovery Place is Charlotte’s science and technology museum, giving children the chance to explore concepts such as physics, biology, and chemistry.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 59 Issue 5, October 1991, p25-28, il
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29718
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The Egyptian collection at the Museum was recently reorganized and updated after over 20 years on display. This reinstallation has allowed for updated educational material to be produced, a rearrangement of the objects into a thematic display, and for new items to be added to the display. The gallery’s reorganized display cases now introduce three important themes: The Afterlife and Funerary Practices, Gods and Goddesses of Ancient Egypt, and Artisan Craft and Technology.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , March/April 2007, p12-13, il
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30475
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In January 2010, an imaginative, play-based financial literacy exhibit called Moneypalooza opened for a five-year run at Marbles Kids Museum in downtown Raleigh. In Moneypalooza, young children practice earning money and making smart choices about how to spend, save and share it through engaging exhibits and games. Funded by the North Carolina Bankers Association, new activities will reflect modern customer engagement with today’s banks.
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Carolina Banker (HG 2153 N8 C66), Vol. 93 Issue 3, Fall 2014, p31-32, por
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31207
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The Moore Square Museums Magnet Middle School is the first public school to win the National Award for Smart Growth Achievement. The school's design places it in Proximity to museums and other cultural institutions that may be utilized for daily curriculum.
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Carolina Planning (NoCar HT 393 N8 C29x), Vol. 29 Issue 1, Winter 2003-2004, p22, il, map
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37891
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Since the museum opened, it has grown to include exhibits not just for children, but for adults as well.