Podcast: Tom Falvey
Tom Falvey is the education director at the South Carolina State Museum. He talks about his team’s efforts to bring history, culture, and the sciences to life for students and other museum visitors. The museum has much to offer, and Falvey touches on the range of artifacts, interactive exhibits, and other resources – including an observatory and telescope that is being used in classrooms via the Internet.
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