Thursday, April 23, 2015

Latin Vacancy: Maspeth High School

POSITION: We are seeking results-oriented teaching candidates who exhibit strong leadership, thorough content knowledge, a reflective nature, the capacity for teamwork, and an appreciation for the discipline of teaching.

DESCRIPTION: Maspeth High School is a NYCDOE public high school, opened in September 2011, currently in its fourth year of operation (with grades 9-12). We offer a rigorous college preparatory education based in classical liberal arts and sciences with an interdisciplinary and humanities focus. Our instructional philosophy is that all knowledge is interrelated. Latin is offered for I-AP with Ancient Greek as an elective for seniors, and students are expected to follow a prescribed 4-year curriculum in Latin. Candidates may be required to teach any levels, following a curriculum based on the textbook Latin for the New Millennium.

Saturday, April 18, 2015

CAES Scholarships & Awards

Perhaps you're a Latin teacher interested in undertaking some summer study this year; maybe you are planning to become a Latin teacher; perhaps you would like to let all of New York State know how great your district's Latin program is, or wish to thank a supporter of your program. If any of these are the case, then CAES may have a scholarship or award for you!

The application deadline for several of these scholarships and awards is MAY 1st. Please follow the link below for more information, including detailed descriptions of the various awards and application information.