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Local Latin Laurels

September 5, 2014


Georgia Latin teachers are fantastic! In Gwinnett County, Latin teacher Dr. Jaime Claymore was chosen this past week as Teacher of the Year for Mountain View High School. She will now compete for Gwinnett County Teacher of the Year. We’ll be cheering her on! Also in Gwinnett County, 18 Latin students earned Perfect Papers on […]

Updates and Events in the Classics World for November

November 2, 2013


Competitions November 8: The CAMWS Latin Translation competition is a tough competition, but many Georgia students have done well in it. January 15: The National Mythology Exam, created and sponsored by the Excellence Through Classics Committee for 25 years, is aimed at beginning Classics students (Introductory courses-first year courses). January 21: The National Latin Exam […]

How to Make an Ablative Absolute Quilt

March 28, 2013


Today I woke up and (as happens all-too-often) realized that I really had no realistic plan for teaching my Latin II class. I was bored with the normal day-to-day activities that we all do as standby, and wanted to do something a little different. As I stood looking around my room, willing my desks and […]