Denice Blair, Ph.D. is the Director of Education at the MSU Museum. Her research focuses on examining learning in informal, out-of-classroom settings like museums and includes emphases on accessibility, digital learning, and data visualization. Blair has extensive expertise in project management, development of museum-based learning materials, and evaluation. She also creates educational component designs for exhibits and has been part of numerous exhibition development committees. Her approach to education is to blend content, pedagogical approaches, and learning tools to create an atmosphere in which people are actively engaged in developing themselves as creative and critical learners.