MEJCL Spring Convention Scholarship 2017

The Maine Junior Classical League is offering six $50 scholarships for Maine Latin students to attend the MEJCL Spring Convention. This scholarship will cover the full cost of the convention. Students interested in being considered for this scholarship should answer the question What does JCL mean to me? in electronic format (Google doc or word processor). Be sure to include your… Read more →

Maine JCL Spring Convention 2017

The Maine Junior Classical League will be holding its Spring Convention at Camp Mechuwana on May 16-17, 2017. This is a Tuesday and Wednesday. The spring convention packet can be downloaded at this link. A few reminders: Your totals and names/levels are due to Ben by Wednesday, May 10. Please be sure to break down your delegation into boys and girls when reporting so we… Read more →

MCA Spring 2017 Meeting

The MCA Spring Meeting will be held at Freeport High School on Saturday morning, April 29, starting at 9 am. Come 30 minutes early for breakfast and and conversation. The theme for the meeting is Block Scheduling and Sight Reading, featuring presentations by Seth Knowles, Greely High School, and Jane Lienau, Brunswick High School. You can register online at this link, and… Read more →

AP Summer Institute at St. Joseph’s

Jill Crooker is also offering a workshop at St. Joe’s on the shores of Sebago Lake in Maine. July 17-21, 2017: AP LATIN: CAESAR and Multiple Choice Caesar’s de Bello Gallico, Books 1, 4, 5, and 6 (syllabus readings) will serve as the material for the development of multiple-choice questions. We will learn to write questions targeting the learning objectives in… Read more →

AP Summer Institute at Taft

Think about coming to the Taft School in Watertown, CT to work with your colleagues and Jill Crooker on developing or enhancing your AP Latin curriculum. Here are the descriptions for this coming summer. July 3-7. 2017 B Week: Helping Our Students Become Ready for the Course & Exam This weeklong workshop is designed to help teachers guide students along… Read more →

CANE Summer Institute 2017

This year’s CANE Summer Institute, The View from a Distance: Perspectives on the Greeks & Romans from across Space & Time, will be led by Tim Joseph at Brown University running from July 10–15, 2017. For more information check out the CANE website. Read more →

Latin Session at FLAME

Are you a Latin teacher who goes to FLAME in March and wants to put on your own session for other Latin teachers? FLAME is in need of a Latin session, and will give this to another language if there is no one interested in putting one on. Contact Mary Oches at for more information. Read more →