New Zealand Latin and Classics Under Threat

New Zealand Latin and Classics Under Threat

The NZ Government wants to abolish Latin at each of the senior levels and merge Classics with History at Level 1. This Facebook link will help keep you up to date: https://www.facebook.com/savenzlatinclassics/ Please help, by making a submission via this consultation: https://consultation.education.govt.nz/ncea/ras-provisional-subject-list/consultation/intro/ From those spear-heading this charge: What can you do to help? The first […]

Ancient Greek YouTube Videos

Ancient Greek YouTube Videos

From Harry Tanner… https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgwlqMa6cBft4qG2IhOs47Q?view_as=subscriber For the last few weeks, I have been putting together an online course (in YouTube videos) for open access to Ancient Greek (Latin to follow later). I am uploading videos every day for the course, which takes beginners right through to reading proficiency. I record tutorial videos for the grammar, vocabulary, […]

Classics Teach Meet (17/3/20) Postponed

Classics Teach Meet (17/3/20) Postponed

Dear Colleagues, Due to the changing situation surrounding the COVID-19 virus, we have made the difficult decision to postpone the Teach Meet which was planned to take place at Reading School tomorrow. I think it would be irresponsible to open attendees up to any potential risk and know that it is a difficult time for […]

Work Experience Opportunity at The Museum of Classical Archaeology and the Classics Faculty Library in Cambridge

Work Experience Opportunity at The Museum of Classical Archaeology and the Classics Faculty Library in Cambridge

The Museum of Classical Archaeology and the Classics Faculty Library in Cambridge are offering a fantastic work experience for students 16+ this summer. Applications are welcomed from students aged 16+ at school or university. Closing Date: Monday 30th March 2020. For more information and to apply please follow this link: https://www.classics.cam.ac.uk/museum/support-us/volunteer-1/work-experience

NEW Ancient History GCSE Teacher Resources

NEW Ancient History GCSE Teacher Resources

CLASSICS FOR ALL NEW Ancient History GCSE Teacher Resources Dear All,  The Warwick Classics Network is proud to announce the unveiling of a suite of Classics for All teaching resources for Ancient History GCSE, the first part of an amazing collaboration between teachers and academics from across the country with the backing and support of Classics for All.  […]

ARLT Refresher Day Reminder

ARLT Refresher Day Reminder

ARLT The Association for Latin Teaching Annual Refresher Day 2020 INSET by practising teachers for practising teachers Saturday 7th March The London Oratory School Registration now open through Eventbrite:https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/arlt-refresher-day-2020-tickets-89584372269 or search ARLT Refresher Day 2020 Tickets cost £40 (including lunch and refreshments) Timetable 09.30               Registration and refreshments 10.00 – 10:45  Introduction followed by Professor William […]