Video: Building Hope

Learn more about former U.S. President Jimmy Carter’s work at The Carter Center. The Center advances human rights and alleviates unnecessary human suffering in over 80 countries. At work in many of the poorest regions in the world, The Carter Center brings hope to those who need it most.

Video: Little Baby Snoogle-Fleejer read by Jimmy Carter

In this video, Jimmy Carter reads his book “The Little Baby Snoogle-Fleejer” to a small group of children. The video is part of a series where celebrities and dignitaries read children’s books to young students in an effort to promote and encourage literacy through Georgia Read More, a program aimed at 3rd graders. The series was developed in collaboration with the Georgia Department of Education.

Archaeology Dig

The Jimmy Carter Education Program has partnered with the Federal Highway Administration Georgia Division (FHWA) and the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) to co-sponsor a program to help kids better understand their history as told […]

A Pathway to Peace – Jimmy Carter and the Camp David Accords

These lessons utilize primary sources and background information to help students understand the complex process of resolving conflict. Students will analyze documents, photos, and political cartoons related to the Camp David Accords. They will learn how and why the U.S., Israel, and Egypt negotiated this historic peace agreement. They will also analyze the resulting agreement, understanding that every party doesn’t get everything they want in a compromise.

Academic Bowl

An annual Academic Bowl has been held at Plains High School Museum for middle and high school students since 1998. The focus of the bowl includes Presidential History, U.S. History, World History, Geography, and Economics. […]