ETC Live, a program by Excellence Through Classics, offers exciting FREE webinars and resources to bring the ancient world to life.

What is ETC Live?

Imagine engaging lectures, captivating demonstrations, and performances exploring diverse Classics-themed topics, from Minecraft in Latin to building Roman catapults and delving into the secrets of Pompeii. Launched during the pandemic, ETC Live has become a vibrant online community, and this year, its third season offers even more enriching experiences for high school and middle school students.

What's in it for you?

  • Free live webinars: Attend interactive sessions led by passionate experts, covering a wide range of topics - from mythology and history to language and culture.
  • On-demand access (for subscribers): Dive deeper with 24/7 access to a library of past presentations, perfect for classroom lessons, substitute plans, or JCL activities.
  • Fun and engaging: Discover innovative ways to learn about the Classics through demonstrations, performances, and even Spoken Latin sessions.
  • Subplans, Latin Club curriculum, Extension Activities

Ready to join the adventure?

  • Free participation: Attend live webinars for free!
  • Subscription benefits: For teachers and schools, a yearly subscription (discounted for ACL members) unlocks the on-demand library and opens doors to a world of learning opportunities. Subscriptions to access the ETC Live library are $36.00 for non ACL members and $30.00 for ACL members and can be purchased by visiting your profile page. (If you are not a registered user on the ACL website, you will need to register a user account.) Please make sure to sign into your ACL account to receive your membership discount. Subscriptions are yearly and expire at the same time as ACL memberships (August 31st). After purchasing a subscription, teachers will receive an email with instructions on how to access the library of past presentations.

  • Stay informed: Sign up for our mailing list to receive updates about upcoming events and resources (open to everyone!).

Want to learn more?

  • Watch a sample video from Magister Craft on Rome's Blood and these resources on Athena to see what ETC Live is all about!
  • Contact Nicole Wellington at if you have any questions.

How do I use ETC Live episodes in the classroom?