Andrea Jones is the Associate Director of Education at Anacostia Community Museum. She has 20 years' of experience as a change agent and education strategist. She is a cheerleader for immersive experiences, emotional intelligence, and exploring big questions over trivial facts. Before joining ACM, Andrea was a museum consultant operating under the name Peak Experience Lab, where she worked with museums across the country to reinvent storytelling and interpretive methods. She holds an M.Ed. from Georgia State University.
A new field trip offering spotlights local contemporary history, promotes self-efficacy and urges secondary students to imagine a more equitable future