Welcome to my home page. In the menu above you will find links to my work as a language educator and translator.

New edition coming out Feb 2021: Seneca’s Letters to Lucilius: Selections, with Simplified Versions and a Complete Glossary. Available in print and free  electronically. visit THIS LINK

Online and Distance Learning Resources.

Newly edited Youtube playlists:

How to Speak Latin

Simple Latin explanations and commentary on Classical Latin texts, with links to documents.

I have created a page of resources and links for students and teachers of Latin during the COVID-19 school closures. Feel free to link to this page in your own school resources.I will continue to update this page, so please check back periodically.
http://johnpiazza.net/latin-independent-learning/

Recent workshops:
November 9, The Menlo School, Atherton, CA “Comprehensible Input for Latin Teachers: An Introduction with Unit Planning Workshop”
View the Slide Presentation

September 12:  Presentation at Comprehensible California. “Structuring CI for Success. “Link to Google Slides Presentation

Frequently Visited Pages:

Recent and upcoming workshops

Activities and resources for the Latin classroom

Published articles on  language pedagogy

Berkeley High School Latin student and parent homepage.