Category Archives: Education

Summertime is Storytime at the Carter Library!

Do you live in Atlanta or plan on visiting this summer? Looking for fun, affordable, and convenient ways to entertain your little ones? Did you know that the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum holds a seasonal reading program known … Continue reading

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Teachers Grapple with Timely Topic: The Camp David Accords 35 Years Later

The following is a guest post by Kahlil G. Chism, Education Specialist at the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library & Museum. This past July, twenty social studies teachers from the states of Illinois, Mississippi, North Carolina, and fifteen cities in Georgia … Continue reading

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Student Tour Program: Wackiest White House Pets

On Wednesday, February 13th, 2013, author Kathryn Gibbs Davis will present on her children’s book, Wackiest White House Pets, at the Museum of the Jimmy Carter Library. Gibbs Davis “…introduces students to the extensive White House menagerie of pets that … Continue reading

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Tenth Anniversary of President Carter Receiving the Nobel Peace Prize

Today marks the tenth anniversary of President Jimmy Carter receiving the Nobel Peace Prize. “The Nobel Peace Prize 2002 was awarded to Jimmy Carter ‘for his decades of untiring effort to find peaceful solutions to international conflicts, to advance democracy … Continue reading

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Argo and Beyond

On November 4, 1979, Iranian militants stormed the United States Embassy in Tehran and took sixty-six Americans captive. This act triggered a profound crisis of the Carter presidency and began a personal ordeal for Jimmy Carter and the American people … Continue reading

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