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This page has a range of articles and videos on how to improve representation and inclusivity at your museum of gallery.
Knowledge Exchange: Engaging Schools and Communities with STEM/STEAM
In this Knowledge Exchange event from Museums Galleries Scotland, speakers discuss increasing connection and engagement of Scottish heritage organisations with STEM education, using their collections, inside and outside of their venues.
Knowledge Exchange: Black History Month 2023
In this Knowledge Exchange we hear from Amy Rich at Coalition for Racial Equality and Rights, Matthew Jarron from University of Dundee Museums, Heather Carroll at Stirling Smith Art Gallery and Museum, and Aneel Singh Bhopal from West of Scotland Regional Equality Council.
Taking part in Pride Month
June celebrates Pride Month! We've collated some examples of events, exhibitions, and online activities to help museums and galleries take part in this annual event.
Taking part in Gypsy, Roma, and Traveller History Month
We've collated some resources and activity prompts to help museums and galleries commemorate this annual event.
The Museum Test
The Museum Test created by The Changemakers is a tool to help determine how effectively a museum handles topics of colonialism, empire, slavery, the transatlantic slave trade and representation.
Diversifying the workforce
This page contains resources that look at inclusive recruitment, training, and programmes for diversifying the museum and gallery workforce, including integrating anti-racist practice within this.
Knowledge Exchange: Black History Month 2022
In this Knowledge Exchange we hear from Nelson Cummins, Communities and Campaigns Officer at Coalition for Equality and Rights (CRER). Nelson talks about the work CRER do across Scotland to eliminate racial discrimination and harassment and promote racial justice.
Knowledge Exchange: Working with Roma Communities
Is your museum/heritage group interested in working more inclusively with individuals/groups from the Roma community? In this knowledge exchange event we were joined by Leon and Blanka (who undertook placements as part of EDI in Scottish Heritage).
Knowledge Exchange: Museum Social Stand Ups
Museums Galleries Scotland launched a series of Museum Social Stand Ups in response to the coronavirus lockdown measure. The social stand ups were a friendly opportunity for those working and volunteering in museums to continue to network with each other.