Sunday, April 17, 2016

Latin Position: Amherst Central High School

Amherst Central High School is looking for a .6 Latin teacher (dual certification if possible).  This is a unique opportunity to assume a mature Latin program and Latin Club at a high performing HS in Western NY.  Application deadline is April 30th.   

Please apply to www.amherstschools.org and send a resume to gpigeon@amherstschools.org 

Gregory Pigeon
Principal
Amherst Central High School                         
4301 Main Street
Amherst, New York 14226
(716)362-8190 fax 836-4972

Education Week Article: Can Latin Help Younger Students Build Vocabulary?

Education Week has an interesting article on using Latin and Greek roots with elementary students to help build vocabulary, and even boost beginner readers' skills.

http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2016/04/13/can-latin-help-younger-students-build-vocabulary.html?cmp=eml-enl-tu-news3

Monday, April 4, 2016

Reserve Your Room for the Annual Institute

Room reservations may now be made for the 53rd Annual Institute at Union College, October 28-29, 2016.

Conference participants may begin reserving rooms at the Doubletree Hotel in Schenectady anytime from now until October 7, 2016. Call the hotel directly (518-393-4141) to make your reservation and to ensure that you receive the group rate of $159.00 a night. Be certain to mention that you are with the Classical Association of the Empire State group or give the group code: CAE.