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David Bowles Assistant Museum Educator, School Programs The Metropolitan Museum of Art

David Bowles works at the Metropolitan Museum of Art where he establishes goals for high quality guided visits for K-12 students and teachers. He trains, supports, and evaluates the volunteers, teaching interns and contractual staff members who lead these experiences. Before this, he served as Manager of School Programs at the Rubin Museum of Art. He also served on the board of NYCMER from 2009-2014. David has an M.S.Ed from Bank Street College and a B.A. with Honours from McGill University.

Since 1979, NYCMER has provided a forum for museum education professionals to address issues of museum and educational interest, exchange and disseminate relevant information, and to explore and implement cooperative programming opportunities through roundtable discussions, workshops, and an annual conference.