Speaker: Jason Springer
April 11-14, 2007
San Francisco, California

Speakers: Biography

Jason Springer

Research Student
Harvard University
Harvard Extension School
29 Bartlett St #4
Beverly MA
02138-3701 USA

Jason is currently pursuing the Master of Liberal Arts (ALM) in Museum Studies at the Harvard Extension School, with a focus in museum education. His thesis research titled "The Connected Classroom: A Study of Art Museum Resources Designed for the School Audience" explores how technology is being used by New England art museums to facilitate better learning experiences for students and improved museum/school partnerships with teachers. Jason is also interested in the potential of digital collections databases to be used to create social networks. He is currently a teaching assistant in the Museum Studies Program at the Harvard Extension School and works part-time as a school group educator at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Jason will demonstrate Harvard Masters Series: Access all areas. [Demonstration]