Mr. Jefferson teaches Latin 2, Latin 3, Latin 4-Honors, and Latin 5-Honors at Freedom High School.
Mr. Jefferson graduated from the University of Virginia with a major in Classics. He taught Latin for three years at Woodgrove High School in Purcellville, Virginia, before pursuing his M.A. degree from the University of Colorado Boulder. He has been a long-time staff member of Ascanius: The Youth Classics Institute, where he has helped to run student programs and teacher workshops in Virginia and across the country. The past four summers, he has taught Ancient Greek at the Virginia Governor's Latin Academy. His Classical interests include epic poetry from Homer to Vergil and beyond, Greek tragedy, and spoken Latin. He also enjoys hiking and experimenting in his kitchen.