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Founded in 1919, the AMERICAN CLASSICAL LEAGUE (ACL) is a professional organization which promotes the study of classical civilization at all levels of education in the United States and Canada
Canada
. Teachers of Latin
Latin
, Ancient Greek and the Classics
Classics
account for the majority of its membership, though the ACL is open to any person interested in preserving the language, literature and culture of both Ancient Rome and Ancient Greece . Currently based in Hamilton , Ohio
Ohio
, the league publishes and provides hundreds of teaching aids; runs a national placement service for teachers of Latin
Latin
and Greek; sponsors the National Latin
Latin
Examination (NLE); functions as the parent organization of both the National Junior Classical League (NJCL) and National Senior Classical League (NSCL); and annually holds a convention — the Annual Institute — to promote excellence in the teaching of classical studies. The ACL also encourages and supports ongoing dialogue with other classical and modern language associations.

CONTENTS

* 1 Allied organizations * 2 See also * 3 Further reading * 4 References * 5 External links

ALLIED ORGANIZATIONS

* Society for Classical Studies (APA) * American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) * Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) * Classical Association of the Middle West and South (CAMWS) * Center for Hellenic Studies
Center for Hellenic Studies
(CHS)

SEE ALSO

* National Latin
Latin
Exam (NLE)

* National Junior Classical