Smithsonian Voices

From the Smithsonian Museums

Eden Cho

Eden Cho is an Education Technologist at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History. She manages the educational digital platforms and supports the development and dissemination of PK-12 resources. She is passionate about informal learning and breaking down the misconception that museums should be quiet spaces. Eden has a M.A. in Museum Studies from Johns Hopkins University and a B.A. in Art History from the University of Maryland, College Park.

Teaching a More Complete Picture of MLK

While Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech was a pivotal moment in U.S. history, there's more to his life and legacy than that single story. Smithsonian educators share approaches to expand classroom lessons and student understanding of this great civil rights leader.