Category: MCA News

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 →

CANE Membership

At the executive meeting of the MCA today, we discussed the benefits of CANE membership. If you haven’t already joined CANE, you’re missing out on a whole lot. Here are some of the benefits: Access to JSTOR Access to the Loeb Classical Library online Ability to apply for grants and scholarships Chance to attend the CANE meeting Ability to participate… Read more →