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3 Questions: What’s new at the Akron Children’s Museum?

The students of the I Promise School News Team sit down with Traci Buckner of the Akron Children’s Museum to get the scoop on the museum’s expansion project.

AKRON, Ohio — Traci Buckner joined the Akron Children’s Museum as Executive Director after 18 years of service in the Akron Public School system and most recently as program officer at GAR Foundation, the largest private charitable foundation in Akron. Buckner is the founding instructional leader of the National Inventors Hall of Fame School, Center for STEM Learning and most recently served as Director of Specialty Programs.

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Buckner tells students about the museum’s current expansion project and what new displays are coming. Buckner also talks about her favorite things in the museum.

The Museum is holding a “Hands-On-Halloween” on Saturday, October 15th with crafts, face paintings and more. For times and future events, visit the Akron Children’s Museum website. https://akronkids.org/.

“3 Questions” can be seen on “What’s New” at 4pm on Fridays. The interviews are recorded at the Kaulig Media Lab at the I Promise School. The project is a partnership between Kaulig Companies, LeBron James Family Foundation & WKYC Studios.

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