Saturday, February 22, 2014

Latin Opening - Young Women's College Prep - Rochester, NY

Young Women's College Prep is a charter school in Rochester, NY. All students are required to take Latin in 7th and 8th grade. We are currently seeking a Latin teacher for students who choose to continue Latin into the 9th grade and eventually through the AP level. We are seeking Latin teachers who value fluency and active engagement with the language. Teaching experience is preferred, but not required. Dual certification is a plus. New York State Teaching Certification in Adolescent Latin Education required. Competitive salary and benefits with full-time, certified positions starting at $40,000. Send cover letter, resume, and copy of certification to . Please feel free to contact either our principal, Dr. Jennifer Gkourlias ( or the current middle school Latin teacher, Shelly Rosenberg ( with any questions.

Starting Date: August 1, 2014
Phone: 585-254-0320

Monday, February 3, 2014

Renew Your Membership Today!

Postcard reminders were recently sent out to our members. If you received a postcard, on the mailing label you will see a date next to your name. This indicates the year through which your membership has been paid. We are currently accepting dues for 2014. If your membership is no longer current, we hope that you will renew soon. Please consider the long term savings a three-year, or even a lifetime membership, could provide. Visit our membership page for more information:

The postcards also remind you to save the date: the 51st Annual Institute will be held in Albany on October 24-26, 2014, at the Hilton Garden Inn. Additional information will be posted to the website as it becomes available.

Please consider signing up to "Follow CAES by E-mail". You will receive e-mail updates whenever new information is posted to the site. It is the quickest, easiest way to stay informed and to support CAES and its mission. To sign up, enter your e-mail address in the box on the left side of this page and click "submit".

Thank you for your ongoing support of the Classical Association of the Empire State!

Saturday, February 1, 2014

Opportunities for High School & College Students via Ascanius: The Youth Classics Institute

LatinSummer: Rome – An unforgettable summer enrichment program for middle-schoolers and their parents, on-site in Rome! Participants will learn Latin and take part in engaging activities, all the while visiting the monumental sites of Rome! Target audience is students without significant experience with Latin. Additional LatinSummer programs will be held stateside this summer: in Birmingham, Boston, and Northern Virginia. Visit for more information and to register.

Classical Promise Scholarships – High school or college Latin students can apply for funding, materials, and mentorship to support them in bringing a Latin and Classical Studies program to elementary and middle school children in their own hometown! A particularly great opportunity not only for individual students, but also for Latin Clubs or Eta Sigma Phi chapters! Visit for more information, an application, and details on previous recipients and programs.