Sunday, November 20, 2011

East Aurora H.S. Hosted NYS JCL Fall Festival

On Saturday, November 19, students from several school districts participated in the NYS JCL Fall Festival. Brian Serwicki of East Aurora coordinated the event. For results and more, please visit the CAWNY forum:

Thursday, October 6, 2011

CAES Now Accepting Electronic Payments

You can now join CAES, renew your membership, or even make a tax deductible donation to your favorite NYS classics organization via the website! To do so, visit the Donate to CAES and Membership in CAES links found on the left side of our site. We use PayPal to securely process our payments, but you do not need your own PayPal account to pay. We hope that this option will be of great convenience to our membership.

Ascanius Workshop for Latin Teachers

Exciting professional development opportunity!
Open to all Latin teachers and future Latin teachers!

Latin for 2011: Fresh Ideas for Fresh Kids
Friday, November 4, 2011 / 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
The Elisabeth Morrow School
Englewood, NJ (minutes from the GW Bridge)

Sunday, October 2, 2011

Several Positions with the American School of Classical Studies at Athens

Please visit the ASCSA website for information about several positions, including:
  • Administrative Director (Princeton, NJ)
  • Assistant Director of the School (Athens; Deadline 10/31/2011)
  • Elizabeth A. Whitehead Professors (2 positions; Athens; Deadline 10/31/2011)
  • Gertrude Smith Professors (Athens; Deadline 01/30/2012)
  • Collection Development Librarian for the Blegen Library in Athens
  • Internships in Non-Profit Administration, Development, Marketing & Event Management

Friday, September 16, 2011

Vergilian Society Study Tours

The Vergilian Society has announced their 2012 Study Tours. One, "The Italy of Caesar and Vergil: A Workshop for Teachers," may be of particular interest to high school Latin teachers. Scholarships are available. Visit their website for more information:

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Full Time Latin Teacher - Buffalo, NY

Bishop Timon-St. Jude High School and Mt. Mercy Academy in Buffalo, NY, seek to hire a full time Latin Teacher to be shared between the two schools. The position entails teaching Latin at Mt. Mercy in the morning and at Bishop Timon-St. Jude in the afternoon. The two schools are five blocks away from each other. Interested candidates are asked to send their resume as soon as possible to either Mrs. Staszak, Mt. Mercy Principal at or Mr. Sullivan, Bishop Timon Principal at

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Annual Institute Registration Information

Numbers count!  Please consider attending the NYSAFLT-CAES Conference October 14-16 in Rochester.  We need your presence and input. To register online follow this link:

Saturday, July 23, 2011

Potsdam High School - Latin Vacancy

High School Latin teacher of students grades 9-12. Candidates must be New York State certified or eligible for certification. The program that is being used is the Cambridge Latin course. If interested in this position, please complete the teacher application located on our school website at and submit along with the required supporting documentation as requested. Application deadline August 5, 2011.

Thursday, July 14, 2011

American Academy in Rome - Rome Prize 2012

Competition Deadline: 1 November 2011
Extended Deadline: 15 November 2011*

The American Academy in Rome invites applications for the Rome Prize competition. One of the leading overseas centers for independent study and advanced research in the arts and the humanities, the Academy offers up to thirty fellowships for periods ranging from six months to two years.

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

New Poll About Electronic Payment

Please take a moment and vote in our new poll. We would like to know if members are interested in being able to make payments to CAES electronically using a credit card via a service like PayPal. Payments could be made for membership, workshop registration, merchandise purchases, and even donations. If you would like to discuss this, visit our Facebook page or send an e-mail to our webmaster. So scroll down to the bottom right our our homepage and vote now! Gratias!

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Save the Date!

Photo courtesy of VisitRochester and Paul Van Hoy, Fotoimpressions

The 2011 Annual Institute will be in Rochester October 14-16We will be joining NYSAFLT at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center (Rochester Hyatt Regency) to share ideas with our colleagues within the LOTE community. 

In light of the cancellation of all NYS-created LOTE exams, as well as other changes in NYS, it is crucial that we come together as a community of supporters of Latin, the classics, and language learning in general. 

Please check the Annual Institute page for more information as the date approaches. We look forward to seeing you there.

Monday, May 9, 2011

Middle School Latin - Fort Greene Preparatory Academy

Fort Greene Preparatory Academy is a new public middle school focusing in college preparation.  We are looking for a Latin Teacher to join our team for the upcoming school year.  If you are interested in hearing more about our school, and/or sending your resume for consideration, please contact me at

Thursday, May 5, 2011

Latin teacher needed for the Young Women’s Leadership School of Brooklyn

In partnership with New Visions for Public Schools, the Young Women’s Leadership School of Brooklyn is seeking a middle school Latin teacher. Located in Brooklyn, the Young Women’s Leadership School of Brooklyn is a small middle school currently serving grades 6-8, with plans to expand to grade 12 by adding one grade per year.

Sunday, May 1, 2011

Three Full Time Latin Openings: Northside & Southside Charter High Schools, Brooklyn

Northside and Southside Charter Schools are members of a network of three charter high schools, each requiring Latin for three years for all students (with some exceptions for ESL and Special Ed students). The schools are both located on the Greenpoint/Williamsburg border in north Brooklyn.

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Speaking Up For Latin

The middle school Latin program in Newton, MA, is on the chopping block thanks to the budget crisis and the short-sightedness of the district's superintendent. This article makes a great case for maintaining Latin in any school. My favorite part of the article is the following:

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Visiting Assistant Professor, Classical Languages & Literature: Skidmore College

The Classics Department at Skidmore College invites applications for a one-year sabbatical replacement position in Classical languages and literature at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor effective fall 2011. Candidates should be able to teach courses in Greek and Latin language and literature at all levels, as well as classical

Sunday, March 20, 2011

Middle School Latin - Chappaqua Central School District

Probationary position for teacher of Latin at Robert E. Bell Middle School starting 9/1/11. Candidates must hold NYS certification in Latin 7-12 with the Latin 5-6 extension (or be willing to obtain the 5-6 extension). Interested candidates should apply via the following link by April 8, 2011:

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Summer Latin AP Courses

Three different courses are being offered to teachers, including one week-long workshop on all of Caesar's Gallic War, and two week-long workshops on Vergil in preparation for the NEW AP Vergil syllabus.

$125,000 Salary for Master LATIN Middle School Teachers

Earn a $125,000 salary and join a team of master teachers at The Equity Project (TEP) Charter School, recently featured on the front page of the New York Times: (

TEP is a 480-student 5th through 8th grade middle school in the Washington Heights neighborhood of New York City.  Applications are currently being accepted for teaching positions in Science, Latin, Math, English, Social Studies, Music, PE/Health Education, and Special Education.

Latin Teacher - Bard High School Early College

Bard High School Early College - Manhattan, a partnership of Bard College and the New York City Department of Education, invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Classical Studies, with a focus on Latin literature and Roman history and culture, to begin Fall 2011.