Presented by the Classical Latin School Association and Memoria Press, the 2018 Teacher Training Conference is the perfect opportunity to enrich your classical classroom. On the campus of Highlands Latin School, this year’s conference will feature plenary sessions led by Tracy Lee Simmons, Andrew Pudewa, Rev. Chad Lawrence, Martin Cothran, and Jessica Phillips. The remainder of the two days will be jam-packed with workshops detailing curriculum, pedagogy, and classroom discipline.

A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided on Thursday and Friday.

CLSA member schools are eligible for a discount on registration to the 2018 Teacher Training Conference.

*While at the conference, Memoria Press will have their full line of curriculum on display and dedicated staffers will be on hand to answer any questions or place any review copy orders.

July 11–13, 2018

Highlands Latin School, Spring Meadows Campus
10901 Shelbyville Road, Louisville, KY 40243
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$210 per person
Early Bird Special: $185 until March 31
CLSA Members receive a discount. Contact your CLSA representative to register.

Ask for the Memoria Press block at these hotels:

Country Inn and Suites
1241 Kentucky Mills Dr.
Louisville, KY 40299
Rate: $119 per night + tax (Must call to make reservations at block rates.)
Call: (502) 261-9434
Free breakfast, internet access, and indoor pool

Quality Inn
1301 Kentucky Mills Dr.
Louisville, KY 40299
Rate: $99 a night + tax (Must call to make a reservation by June 17th to receive the block rate.)
Call: (502) 267-8100 or (502) 267-8951

Pre-Conference Tracks (Optional on Wednesday, July 11)

The optional pre-conference tracks are on the first day of the CLSA Teacher Training Conference. These workshops are subject-specific, and geared towards teachers who want additional direction or specific help in certain subjects. There is a separate registration process and additional fee of $50 for full-day tracks or $25 for half-day tracks. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

(Select the track you would like to attend during checkout)

  • Literature: Mr. Janke’s Book Discussion on Jane Eyre
  • Latina Christiana
  • First Form Latin
  • Second Form Latin
  • Third Form Latin
  • Fourth Form Latin
  • Beyond Fourth Form
  • Classical Composition
  • New American Cursive Teacher Certification (half-day)
  • Novare Science (half-day)
  • IEW Writing Workshop

Conference Tracks

(Select the track you would like to attend during checkout)

  • Jr. Kindergarten
  • Kindergarten
  • Advanced Kindergarten
  • 1st Grade
  • Advanced 1st Grade
  • 2nd Grade
  • Advanced 2nd Grade
  • 3rd Grade
  • Advanced 3rd Grade
  • 4th Grade
  • Advanced 4th Grade
  • 5th Grade
  • Advanced 5th Grade
  • 6th Grade
  • Advanced 6th Grade
  • Upper: Classical Composition/Logic & Rhetoric
  • Upper: Literature/History & Geography
  • Upper: Latin & Greek/Epics
  • Upper: Math & Science

Speakers & Honored Guests:

Tracy Simmons

Tracy Lee Simmons

Author of Climbing Parnassus

Writer & Journalist

Andrew Pudewa

Director of the Institute for Excellence in Writing

Chad Lawrence

Rev. Chad Lawrence

Headmaster of Holy Trinity Classical School

Martin Cothran

Martin Cothran

Director of the Classical Latin School Association


Jessica Phillips

Jessica Phillips

Co-Director of Highlands Latin Nashville


For more information and to register click here!