Category Archives: TCMU News

Back to School

Every teacher knows that the first few weeks of school sets the tone for the rest of the school year.  Activities centered around following the rules, learning procedures, organizing supplies, and most of all, connecting with your new students are critical to the success of establishing a community of new learners. When planning your first…
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Teacher Talk: End of School Activities

By Jane Gomez, Director of Educational Outreach The end of the school year always brought me mixed emotions.  I remember how anxious I was for summer vacation, how exhausted I was trying to plan exciting lessons while thinking about ALL the paperwork and cleaning that had to done!  Do you find yourself in the same…
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Moon Day

“That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind." -Neil Armstrong July 20, 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the first humans to ever walk on the moon.  Neil Armstrong, Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin, and Michael Collins made history while millions of people gathered around their TVs, mesmerized as the events unfolded.  Michael…
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Changes are coming at TCMU!

Can you believe it’s been nearly 10 years since TCMU opened its doors? Since July 2009, TCMU-Greenville has helped learning come to life for hundreds of thousands of visitors! Due to so many visitors engaging in interactive play with little hands and feet, our exhibits have seen some wear and tear over the years, and,…
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