Speaker: Anra Kennedy
April 13-17, 2010
Denver, Colorado, USA

Speakers: Biography

Anra Kennedy

Head of Programmes
Office 4
28 Kensington Street
Brighton East Sussex
BN1 4AJ United Kingdom

Anra Kennedy is Head of Programmes at Culture24 and responsible for the development and delivery of their publishing strategy and portfolio of sites. She has overseen the specification, data structuring, taxonomy and UID of their new site www.culture24.org.uk and has led the thinking behind their award winning site for children www.show.me.uk and the new Caboodle project www.caboodle.org.uk. A qualified teacher and journalist, with a degree in English Literature & American Studies and PGC in Museum Studies, Anra taught in primary schools in England and Greece for several years before joining Culture24 in 2001. She's created a range of web and gallery-based educational resources in the commercial and non-profit sectors. Anra is a founding trustee of the Kids in Museums charity and a judge of the Guardian's annual Family Friendly Museum Awards.

Anra will demonstrate Caboodle by Culture24: How to engage children with your collection online in a new way (and how they can engage you in theirs!). [Demonstration]