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Coming of Age in the Middle: Verbatim

Coming of Age in the Middle: Verbatim | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it

Jessica Lahey wrote on the "value" of Latin, and how it helps acquire vocabulary amongst other benefits.

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In defence of Latin

In defence of Latin | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
An increased number of students reading Latin texts can only be a good thing, writes Tom Gardner.
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Latin: the most 'practical' subject of all? - Telegraph

Latin: the most 'practical' subject of all? - Telegraph | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
Educationist and grammarian, Nevile Gwynne, says it’s not enough to restore Latin to the heart of the curriculum – we must revert to traditional ways of teaching it
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Did the Romans really speak Latin sir?

Did the Romans really speak Latin sir? | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
Usually about this time in Year 9 Latin, when they are meeting the imperfect and pluperfect subjunctives, somebody asks me if the Romans REALLY spoke this frankly rather labyrinthine language. It r...
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Giving the gift of ancient tongues | The Sunday Times

Giving the gift of ancient tongues | The Sunday Times | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
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Christopher Pelling is on a mission to fuel the resurgence of Latin and Greek in state schools — and first he wants more teachers to catch the classics bug
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At Linfield, Latin lives on

At Linfield, Latin lives on | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
The ancient language has much to teach today’s students, professor says
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Secondary education: learning Latin for literacy - Telegraph

Secondary education: learning Latin for literacy  - Telegraph | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
The OECD report has ranked the UK 23rd out of 65 in reading, perhaps it is time to rethink our attitudes towards education and start teaching Latin, says Rozina Sabur
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Amo, amas, an app | The Sunday Times

Amo, amas, an app | The Sunday Times | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
Hi-tech teaching methods and links between the private and state sectors are helping to fuel a Latin revival in schools
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Nuevas preguntas sobre los clásicos

La catedrática de Cambridge Mary Beard revisa ideas e interpretaciones del mundo antiguo y resta dramatismo a quienes previenen sobre el ocaso de su especialidad
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St. Joseph's Prep Admission: Why Latin?

St. Joseph's Prep Admission: Why Latin? | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
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It’s all Greek and Latin

It’s all Greek and Latin | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
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Estudia Latín, y deja la propaganda (por un Bachillerato mejor)

Estudia Latín, y deja la propaganda (por un Bachillerato mejor) | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
La Secundaria puede servir para formar profesionales elementales y medios. ¿Pero la función de un Instituto es esa? Hace falta una escuela a la vanguardia del esfuerzo y de la formación.
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Why you should learn a dead language

Why you should learn a dead language | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
Learning a dead language might not be as useless as it sounds
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Nowadays, we know that plate tectonics explains the eruptions of Mt. Vesuvius, not an angry Zeus or Poseidon. And we’ve discovered that earth’s tilt toward the Sun explains the cold seasons, not a ...

Nowadays, we know that plate tectonics explains the eruptions of Mt. Vesuvius, not an angry Zeus or Poseidon. And we’ve discovered that earth’s tilt toward the Sun explains the cold seasons, not a ... | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
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Why the Classics effect is no myth - news - TES

Pupils with behaviour issues to learn life lessons from Greek gods
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'Eheu! Latin is as relevant now as it was back in Caecilius' time' - Education - TES News

'Eheu! Latin is as relevant now as it was back in Caecilius' time' - Education - TES News | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
Breaking education news about schools and further education. Find leading opinion, podcasts, comment and analysis on education from TES News
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ROMAMOR - HD - YouTube

Dirigido por Pedro Pruneda Guión de Arístides Mínguez
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Muslims exploring Classical Studies

Muslims exploring Classical Studies | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
The first question that people tend to ask is what is Classics? One way to define it would be the development of political and intellectual …
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Want to create the next Mark Zuckerberg? Teach Latin!

Want to create the next Mark Zuckerberg? Teach Latin! | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
I was disappointed to read an article in the Times about a new free school in Hammersmith being proposed by Ian Livingstone, one of the founders of the UK games…
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Mates sí, Latín tamén » SEEC Galicia

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Famous People who studied Latin | Latin Language Blog

Famous People who studied Latin | Latin Language Blog | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
From Coldplay to J.K Rowling to Nobel Prize Winners to WWE wrestlers. You will never guess who made the list!
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Why Latin is worth studying

Why Latin is worth studying | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
For all you Sydney Roosters players, here's a suggestion for your next tattoo: Victores MMXIII, or “Champions 2013”. Next time you go down to the beach, you can tell your mates what it means.
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El latín hoy en día

El latín hoy en día | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
El latín no sirve de algo sino que sirve para todo. El conocimiento del Latín y el Griego es muy importante:


-Nadie puede dominar una lengua neolatina sin conocer las lenguas clásicas.
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Teaching Classical Civilisation, once Modern History

Teaching Classical Civilisation, once Modern History | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
Accounts of teaching methodology and experiences  “Are you not entertained? Is this not why you are here?
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El Canto del Mirlo: Sobre el latín

El Canto del Mirlo: Sobre el latín | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it

Es una pena que el latín pase a ser una "materia especializada".
Con los planes de enseñanza de este pais desde hace 30 años para aquí el latín ha ido siendo marginado hasta constituir una materia  solo para algunos; y aun esos privilegiados solo consiguen arañar un poco su superficie, pues ya me dirán Vds.

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George Pearson | UCAS

George Pearson | UCAS | Reasons to learn Latin and Classics | Scoop.it
19, from Tredington, Tewkesbury, GloucestershireStudying Classics at Durham University
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