Table of contents for The interpreter's training manual for museums / Mary Kay Cunningham.

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 TABLE OF CONTENTS
Acknowledgements
Introduction
How to Use This Manual 
PREPARING FOR THE TRAINING
Chapter 1 Lay the Foundation: Establishing Your Interpretive Framework
Chapter 2 Take Inventory: Identifying Audience, Programs, and Content
Chapter 3 The Ultimate Interpreter: Creating Expectations and Standards
Chapter 4 Make a Plan: The Logistics of Success
MODULE 1: AN INTERPRETIVE OVERVIEW
Module 1 Training Outline
	Four-hour training session
	Two-hour training session
Chapter 5 Introduction to Interpretive Training
Chapter 6 The Elements of Successful Interpretation: An Overview
Chapter 7 Making Connections: The Role of the Interpreter
Chapter 8 Introducing Trainees to the Audience
Chapter 9 Investigating the Museum: History, Stories, People
Chapter 10 Exploring Interpretive Techniques: Presentation and Intervention
MODULE 2: APPLYING INTERACTIVE TECHNIQUES TO INTERACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES
Module 2 Training Outline
Chapter 11 Casual Interpretation: Informal Conversations with Visitors
Chapter 12 Structured Interpretive Programs: Engaging Captive Audiences
Chapter 13 Adding Value: Applying Interpretive Techniques to Content Presentation
Chapter 14 The Power of Evaluation: Improving Our Interpretation
MODULE 3: DEVELOPING NEW INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS 
Module 3 Training Outline
Chapter 15 Avoiding Programming Pitfalls
Chapter 16 The Interpretive Program Worksheet
Chapter 17 Disseminating Program Information
THE TOOLS OF INTERPRETATION
Chapter 18 Interpretation Training Resources
Chapter 19 Glossary
Chapter 20 Training Tools
The Author
Index 

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Museums -- Educational aspects -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Museums -- Educational aspects -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Museums -- Employees -- Training of -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Museum curators -- Training of -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Museum visitors -- Educational aspects -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Tour guides (Persons) -- Training of -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Volunteer workers in museums -- Training of -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Educators -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.