Here you can find out about our future workshops, lectures and training sessions, and read about what we've been up to.
News & events
- Association for Latin Teaching (ARLT) summer school 24 May 2021 The Association for Latin Teaching (ARLT) summer school will take place on 26th-30th July and we will be running a workshop on making Classics more inclusive.
- KS2 Word Roots success! 11 February 2021 Classics for All trainer Charlie Andrew ran an afterschool online Word Roots event for KS2 teachers in Bristol and across the South West.
- Ovid in the West Country winners 2020 2 December 2020 On Monday 30th November 2020, the Bristol Classics Hub organised a virtual prize-giving event for students who participated in our fourth annual Ovid in the West Country competition.
- Latin training for PGCE English trainees at UWE Bristol 14 February 2020 PGCE English trainees and mentors at UWE are being introduced to the benefits of Latin, thanks to the efforts and enthusiasm of Course Lead, Joan Foley.
- Exploring Word Roots at Cheltenham Ladies' College 7 February 2020 We organised a teacher training session on 'Exploring Word Roots' at Cheltenham Ladies' College, helping local KS2/KS3 teachers to introduce Latin for literacy into their classrooms.
- GCSE & A Level Greek Theatre Workshops 24 January 2020 On Wednesday 22nd January 2020, the Bristol Classics Hub hosted a day of Greek theatre workshops for local GCSE & A Level students at the Wills Memorial Building.
- Ovid in the West Country prize-giving 2019 12 January 2020 On Wednesday 4th December 2019, the Bristol Classics Hub hosted a prize-giving event at the Wills Memorial Building for our third annual 'Ovid in the West Country' competition for schools, run in collaboration with UWE Bristol.
- Launching 'Ovid in the West Country' 2019 8 July 2019 On 3rd July, we held a workshop to introduce secondary English teachers to the format of our annual 'Ovid in the West Country' competition.
- Myths and materials to enhance science capital at KS3: ‘Science of Stories’ in action 2 July 2019 The Science of Stories resource booklet, developed by Dr Genevieve Liveley in collaboration with Classics and Science teachers across the South West, is proving very popular in schools this term.
- Reflecting on 'The Roman Emperor as Egyptian Pharaoh' School Workshops 30 April 2019 This year, Classics PhD student Maiken Mosleth King created a school workshop entitled 'The Roman Emperor as Egyptian Pharaoh'. The aim of this workshop was to supplement the curriculum for students studying GCSE and A-Levels in Classics, Latin or Ancient History. It introduced students to the often-overlooked Roman province of Egypt, and broadened student understanding of how the imperial power was perceived and conceptualised outside Italy. In this article, Maiken reflects on her experiences.