Tagged with 'teachers'

Francis Alberti

Francis (Francesco) Alberti ( ? – 1785) was a musician from Faenza, Italy who taught music to Thomas Jefferson and his family.[1]

Home Educators' Day 2012

Thank you to all the young scholars and family members who turned out for Monticello’s 3rd annual Home Educators’ Day!  Nearly 600 people joined us under beautiful sunny skies for a day of fun and activities all around the mountaintop and in the classrooms of the Carl and Hunter Smith Education Center.    Below are some of our favorite shots from the day.  You can share Home Educator Day photos of your own by adding them here.

Robert H. Smith International Center for Jefferson Studies

The Robert H. Smith ICJS is a multidisciplinary research center that oversees the work of several departments at Monticello and supports the ongoing international study of Thomas Jefferson and his world. Programs and Fellowships ICJS-sponsored conferences, fellowships, publications, and research. More »


The ICJS fellowship program for domestic and international scholars promotes research of Jefferson’s life and times and the community at Monticello.  Since its founding, the ICJS has hosted nearly 300 domestic and international scholars from the U.S.