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The Ancient Coin Collectors Guild has become a driving force in the ongoing effort to protect coin collectors and museums in which coins are stored from being forced to give up these items to foreign governments under the premise the coins are the cultural patrimony of the claimant nation. — Richard Giedroyc, World Coin News April 26, 2010

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Ancient Coins for Education Puts History Into the Hands of Children

ACE projects create a new learning experience for many young students. Full story

Excellence Through Classics Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Zee Ann Poerio, a Director of Ancient Coins for Education and a member of the ACCG Education and Youth Programs Task Force, served as coordinator for recent American Classical League (ACL) activities in Pittsburgh. Full story

ACCG Committee Volunteer named Teacher of the Year

Zee Ann Poerio, a third grade teacher at St. Louise de Marillac school in Pittsburgh has been recognized by the WalMart family of stores in a national program of support for education. The local award qualifies Ms. Poerio for consideration as Teacher of the Year at state level under this program. Poerio is a member of the ACCG Education and Youth Programs Task Force. Full story

Students Meet Julius Caesar on the Ides of March

Place a genuine 2,000-year-old coin in the hand of a student and the centuries will vanish before your eyes. Teachers across the country will do just that on the Ides of March to bring a history lesson to life and kindle a reverence for the past that might be surprising. Full story

Best Buy supports ancient coins for education

The national electronics retailer Best Buy has recognized Pittsburgh teacher Zee Ann Poerio for her innovative use of ancient coins in teaching the Classics. Poerio received a $2,500 te@ch award for the purchase of items to be used in her classroom programs. Full story

Coins and Classics Appeal to Youngsters

Zee Ann Poerio, an elementary school teacher in Pittsburgh has parlayed success upon success in teaching the classics with the help of ancient coins and ancient coin collectors. She thanked collectors and collector organizations for that help in a recent post to the online discussion list Moneta-L. Full story

Pittsburgh Teacher is a Friend of Numismatics

Zee Ann Poerio, a third grade teacher at St. Louise de Marillac school in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania has been recognized by the ACCG for her notable contributions to the hobby of collecting ancient coins. Full story

Ancient Coins and Classics Bring History to Life at Pittsburgh Book Fair

The ACCG will participate in a youth education oriented book fair sponsored by St. Louise de Marillac School in Pittsburgh, PA. Full story

Students are docents in the Ancient Coin Museum

A Pittsburgh elementary school teacher promotes classics through the study of ancient coins and finds support in many places. Full story