ClassConn News

The Classical Association of Connecticut

Announcing the ClassConn Teacher Mentor Program!

ClassConn's new Teacher Mentor Program will pair experienced teachers of Latin, Greek, and Classics with less experienced teachers. Please consider joining this program to learn more or to help out others who are just starting their teaching journeys.

Do you need a mentor? Does someone you know need a mentor? Would you like to be a mentor? Fill out this survey and we will match you up!

Is your ClassConn Membership Current?

Please click on this link to activate your membership. Not sure if your membership is current? Please email Paul Giblin at to inquire.

Calling All Latin Teachers! CT COLT wants YOU!

The Connecticut Council of Language Teachers is seeking presenters for the CT COLT 2016 Fall Conference on October 24, 2016. CT COLT is excited about expanding its outreach for classical languages. Please submit a proposal to share the unique ways you are keeping Latin alive and vibrant in the classroom.

Proposal deadline: June 30th

Click Here to submit a proposal.

ClassConn Group Excursion! GODS AND MORTALS OF OLYMPUS in New York City

Saturday, June 11th, 9:30am

50 Union Avenue

New Haven, CT

Join ClassConn members for a group excursion to New York on Saturday, June 11th. We will visit the exciting exhibit called "Gods and Mortals at Olympus: Ancient Dion, City of Zeus" at the Onassis Cultural Center (free admission) before it closes on June 18th. After viewing the collection, participants can decide to enjoy a group lunch or visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art to take in the Pergamon exhibit.

Note: group will depart from New Haven's Union Station on the 9:46 a.m. train. Travelers are welcome to join the group at any of the southbound Metro-North stations. Event registration is free, and participants will cover personal expenses including tickets and refreshments. It may be convenient for you to park at West Haven or Milford Stations, which have free weekend parking.

Meet-Up Points: 9:30 a.m. in the main lobby of New Haven's Union Station or 12:00 p.m. at the information kiosk at Grand Central Terminal.

Please RSVP so we can share information and cell phone numbers to facilitate meet-up.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.