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Member Highlight: Joshua

When David Dorfman and Angelica (Angie) Govea Alvarez moved to Atlanta a year ago, they knew they wanted to find a children’s museum to visit with their son, Joshua. After about two weeks living in the city, they stumbled upon CMA and our mission – to change the world by sparking every child’s imagination, sense…
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Staff Highlight: Michael Kozicki

Meet Michael, our resident Play Ambassador here at Children’s Museum of Atlanta. Michael was born and raised in Georgia, and he has called it home for 29 years. Although he moved to North Carolina for college, he made his way back to Atlanta with a passion for inspiring young minds and imaginations.  Michael graduated from…
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NEW: A Museum For All

On average, children with disabilities make up 10 percent of a public school system’s total student population, but field trip curriculum is often lacking for these students. That’s where we want to make a difference. The Museum encourages multi-sensory, tactile and experiential learning for all children through its programming and social and emotional development exhibits,…
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Staff Highlight: Ian Geary

Meet Ian, a Guest Experience Guide here at the Children’s Museum of Atlanta.  Ian was born in Atlanta, but raised in St. Louis, Missouri. He received his bachelor’s degree in theater and writing from Drury University in Springfield, Missouri. Ian’s first job was at a community theatre, where he worked as a theatre technician. Although…
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The Impact of Imaginative Play

In society today, there seems to be so much focus. We focus on work, money, social media, technology and more. But through all the hustle and bustle of life, we tend to forget to focus on something important to health and well-being— we forget to focus on play. According to a clinical report from the…
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