Martin Cothran

Martin Cothran


Martin Cothran is the editor of Classical Teacher magazine, published by Memoria Press, and the director of the Classical Latin School Association.

Recent blog posts by this author

'You Want Racial Politics? We’ll Give You Racial Politics!'

Get out the Doritos. Pop the top on your Bud Light. Go down to your man cave, plop down on your La-Z-Boy, invite your friends over and turn on the Packers game. Here come the White people. CNN commentator Van Jones, clearly upset by the...

Why Our Culture is So Fascinated by Monsters

I have always wondered why our culture our culture is so fascinated by evil and darkness. When Dante appears on high school reading lists it is always in the form of his Inferno, but never his Purgatorio or Paradiso. One of the biggest...

Leading Scientific Journal: Don't Sacrifice the Liberal Arts to STEM

There’s been a lot of rhetoric in recent years from conservative leaders about the importance of giving students a STEM education (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics). That our students should have a better education in math and...

Famous Educator: Schools Have Become 'Intellectually Chaotic'

Most parents and taxpayers don't know it, but most schools don't know what they're teaching. I can't count the number of times I have been talking to a public school teacher and they will say to me, “Well, I've got to go now and do my...