Latin 201 at USM

This fall USM’s Linguistics Department has moved their Latin 201 to an afternoon slot that might work for area high school students. With Early College, students can take this course for free! The goal of this 4-credit course is to read and understand selected texts from masters of Latin prose and poetry. Students are expected to apply the grammar rules… Read more →

Free Books!

Tom Major has some books that are free for the taking: Latin for Americans Book 3, c. 20 copies, like new Ecce Romani I, c. 30 copies, mixed editions, mixed conditions Ecce II, green cover, c.40 copies, many like new, all good condition Reach out to Tom at majorto@spsdme.org if you’re interested! Read more →

Full time Latin Position at Nokomis High School

Patty Mullis has officially retired, and so Nokomis High School is looking for a full time Latin teacher to take over a program with a strong history and fantastic students! If you or anyone you know is interested in applying for this position, please visit the advertisement at this link. Please reach out to others to make sure this position… Read more →

MCA Spring Meeting 2021 Reminder

The Maine Classical Association will hold its Spring Meeting on Saturday, May 22nd, from 8:30 to 11:45 AM via Zoom, and registration is still open. Attendance is free, and CEUs will be available. You can register for the meeting HERE. Those who register will receive a Zoom link via email on Friday, the 21st. The meeting will be structured around… Read more →

MCA Spring Meeting 2021

The Maine Classical Association invites you to attend its Spring Meeting on Saturday, May 22nd, from 8:30 to 11:45 AM via Zoom. Attendance is free, and CEUs will be available. You can register for the meeting here. Those who register will receive a Zoom link via email on Friday, the 21st. In a departure from previous formats, the meeting will… Read more →

VHS Learning Latin

Virtual High School Learning, a fully online high school that many schools in Maine utilize to expand their curricular offerings, is looking for Latin teachers as their classics program expands, led by Maine’s own Marilee Osier. Learn more by going to https://vhslearning.org/careers. Read more →

CANE Writing Contest 2020-2021

From the Classical Association of New England: Herodotus tells us in the first book of his Histories that when Solon, the leader of Athens, visited Croesus, the incredibly rich king of Lydia in Anatolia, the king asked Solon who he thought was the happiest and most prosperous. Croesus thought Solon would say “you are, O Croesus, because of your great… Read more →

MCA Summer 2020 Announcement

Last April, public health concerns posed by COVID-19 prompted the MCA Executive Board to cancel its annual Spring Meeting.  The decision was bitter, but one which had to be made given the developing situation. As the school year approaches, concerns for safety and social distancing remain unabated, and the MCA Executive Board feels it is in the best interests of both… Read more →

CANE Virtual Meeting

The Classical Association of New England will host a virtual version of its annual meeting FREE via Zoom from July 13-17, 2020. The preliminary program is available and registration is now live HERE. If you are going to attend, you will have to register, even though CANE is not charging a registration fee. CANE has also set up a program of support for teachers… Read more →