Category Archives: Situation Room Experience

The 25th Amendment: Section 3 and July 13, 1985

In 2015 the Reagan Presidential Library began developing a one-of-a-kind experiential learning simulation called the Situation Room Experience.  One of the pivotal issues in the Situation Room Experience regards the 25th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States.   … Continue reading

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The White House: Inside Stories from the Reagan Presidential Library Part I

Today’s post comes from Reagan Library Education Department staffer Brett Robert. Click here for part II to learn about more of the items from the White House in our collections. Tonight PBS will air a documentary special The White House: Inside Story examining … Continue reading

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Actor Atticus Shaffer shares filmmaking lessons at the Reagan Presidential Library

Today’s post comes from Reagan Library Education Department staffer Brett Robert. To register for the last available space for Film This! 2016 Filmmaking Workshop for high school students, email us at reaganeducation@nara.gov. Last summer while visiting the Ronald Reagan Presidential … Continue reading

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Thanks Los Angeles Unified School District

Today’s post comes from Reagan Library Education Department staffer Brett Robert. Saturday June 18, 2016 we were fortunate to have a wonderful group of educators from Los Angeles Unified School District visit us at the Reagan Presidential Library.  The event … Continue reading

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Looking Towards the 2016 Election: Personal Crisis and Responsibility

The 2016 election is quickly approaching and the question of the age and health of some of the candidates is a topic that is in the spotlight of national discussion. During the conference “When Life Strikes the White House: Death, Scandal, Illness and the Responsibilities of a President,” hosted in-part by the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, Karen Kiron gave a talk about President Reagan called “The Benefit of Age, if Wisdom Prevails.” Continue reading

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Summer is here! High School Teachers, come out and play at the Reagan Library!

Today’s post comes from Reagan Library Education Department staffer Brett Robert. Register Here for our Free Summer Situation Room Experience Open Houses for Educators. You can see it on the faces of students and teachers alike…  The blank gaze into … Continue reading

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Thank you Palisades Charter High School!

Today’s post comes from Reagan Library Education Department staffer Brett Robert. Launching a big project like the Situation Room Experience requires not only a team of devoted professional staff, but community support as well.  We have been incredibly fortunate to … Continue reading

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Thousand Oaks High School in SRE

…your classroom could like this? Well, here at the Reagan Library, it can.  What you see pictured here is a test group for a brand new “Situation Room Experience” set to open at the Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush … Continue reading

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Situation Room Experience Open Houses

The news flashes across the screen: THE NATION IS IN CRISIS!  The tension in the room is palpable as the Secretary of State, the President’s Chief of Staff, the Secretary of Defense, and a collection of nervous aides and officials … Continue reading

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What If…..

…your classroom could like this? Well, here at the Reagan Library, it can.  What you see pictured here is a test group for a brand new “Situation Room Experience” set to open at the Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush … Continue reading

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