Writing for the Future: Developing a Handbook for Touring with Children and Teens

Betsy Vourlekis Jan Thorman NDS 2019Lindsay McAuliffe NDS

In this 40th Ruby Anniversary year of NDSC we are highlighting the efforts of dedicated volunteers to bring best practices to our docent/guide community.

Betsy Vourlekis, Jan Thorman and Lindsay McAuliffe (pictured, left to right) are experienced docents who took on the task of researching and writing the new NDSC Handbook Touring with Children and Teens. Shelagh Barrington explains how the co-authors' combined backgrounds, extensive research, and input from other docents and guides  have resulted in a professional and engaging roadmap for docent/guides.

Read the full article here.

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