Classics Abroad 2019

Classics Abroad 2019

Summer course in Florence for school leavers and university students exploring the mythology and classical inspiration behind the Renaissance. Week 1: Sunday 14th July – Sunday 21st July 2019 Week 2: Sunday 21st July – Sunday 28th July 2019 Seminars, site visits, shared accommodation and cultural activities included. Deadline 31st March 2019. Click here for […]

Roman Society Grants for Schools

Roman Society Grants for Schools

The Roman Society’s Schools Committee makes grants to schools to promote the teaching of Latin and Roman studies. Most of the grants are awarded for buying textbooks and other teaching resources.  Applications from schools planning to start courses in Latin are particularly welcome.  The usual level of award is £50 to £500.   For full details […]

Reminder: ARLT Refresher Day

Reminder: ARLT Refresher Day

The Association for Latin Teaching INSET by practising teachers for practising teachers Annual Refresher Day 2019 Saturday 2rd March Loughborough Grammar School Directed by Philip Harper Programme for the Day 09.30                            Registration and refreshments 10.00 – 10:45              Introduction followed by                                       Dr Mireya González Rodríguez of the University of Leicester on The Archaeology of Things 10:45 – 11:00              […]

EMACT Study Day

EMACT Study Day

EMACT Sixth Form Study Day Wednesday 6th February 2019 Nottingham High School 10:30   Welcome and Introduction             Introductory Lecture:             The World of the Hero, Dr Naoise Mac Sweeney, University of Leicester 11:30   Refreshments 12:00   Seminar Session 1. Choose from the following options: 1A 1B 1C 1D Cicero: Philippic II   Greek […]

Latin Books Needing a Good Home!

Latin Books Needing a Good Home!

The following are available to anyone who can make good use of them, thanks to Susan Effendowicz at The Mall School (EffendowiczS@themallschool.org.uk). Please get in touch with Susan if interested. Ecce Romani: 1 Meeting the Family – 3 copies + Teacher’s Notes – 1 copy 2 Rome at Last –    2 copies 3 Home and […]

‘In Medias Res’, a Blog from the Paideia Institute

‘In Medias Res’, a Blog from the Paideia Institute

In Medias Res is an online magazine for lovers of Classics. You can find it here. For A Level Classicists, for example, check out these posts on The Aeneid. https://medium.com/in-medias-res/back-to-the-future-in-virgils-aeneid-2e69efa6cf2f https://medium.com/in-medias-res/the-magic-spear-theory-of-aeneid-12-516c8075129e https://medium.com/in-medias-res/watermarking-the-aeneid-f637cd226885