Classical Association Teaching Board INSET day (II) on A-level Classical Civilisation
G22/26, G35, G21A, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU
10 am - 4pm, Wednesday 24th May
In addition to the Manchester INSET day on 18th February, the Classical Association Teaching Board is pleased to announce a further, London-based, INSET day aimed in support of teachers of Classical Civilisation.
10.10-11.00-ish Edith Hall Lecture: Inventing the Barbarian
11.30-12.15: 3 parallel workshops
12.15-13.00: 3 parallel workshops
14.00-14.45: 3 parallel workshops
14.50- 15.30: Plenary workshop: Alex Orgee (OCR) and Alice Wright (Bloomsbury Press)
Workshops (teachers will choose 3 of the 6):
(a) Rob Hancock: Imperial Image
(b) Helen Lovatt: World of the Hero: Aeneid
(c) Hans van Wees: Athenian Democracy OR Epic
(d) Julietta Steinhauer: Greek Religion
(e) Kathryn Tempest: Roman Republic
(f) Anna Dugdale: Greek Art
14.50- 15.30: Plenary workshop 1: Alex Orgee (OCR) on the new specifications; Alice Wright (Bloomsbury Press) on the new resources from Bloomsbury; there will be contributions from authors of the new text books.
15.30-end: Plenary workshop 2: Networking Opportunity
If you have any other queries or questions, please contact the organiser, Peter Liddel (email@example.com)
To register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/classical-civilisation-a-level-inset-tickets-30351358731?utm_term=eventurl_text
The event is supported by the Classical Association Teaching Board and the Institute of Classical Studies.
Cambridge Residential CPD weekend for teachers of Classical Civilisation and Ancient History.
The weekend will run from after school on Fri 7 – Sun 9 July 2017.
Full bursaries are available.
Keynote speakers: Professors Edith Hall and Thomas Harrison
The weekend will include:
Specification-tailored workshops delivered by academics and experienced teachers
Practical advice about starting these subjects from scratch
New teaching resources and how to use them
Introduction to teaching Classical Civilisation and Ancient History for non-specialist teachers
For further information and to book, visit: www.classics.cam.ac.uk/cpd
Deadline for bookings: 31 March 2017
Association for Latin Teaching
INSET 4 March 2017
Solihull School, West Midlands
Please note that the ARLT website has changed temporarily to http://www.classicalresourcecentre.com/arlt/refresher.html
Programme for the INSET
9:30 Registration and refreshments
10:00 – 10:45 Introduction followed by Dr Elena Theodorakopoulos of the University of Birmingham on ‘Catullus on Love and Death’
10:45 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:50 Option Groups A
11:50 - 12:50 Alex Orgee and Caroline Bristow (OCR Subject Specialists for Classics): the new GCSE and A Level Classical Civilisation specifications
12.50 – 13.30 Lunch
13.30 – 14.20 Option Groups B
14:20 - 15:10 Option Groups C
15:10 – 16:00 Professor Alison Cooley of the University of Warwick on ‘Meeting the Romans in Oxford: the Ashmolean Latin Inscriptions Project’
16:00 Refreshments followed by departure
16:30 ARLT Committee Meeting
Please see ARLT website
http://www.classicalresourcecentre.com/arlt/refresher.html for booking form and full list of option groups.
PDF attachment includes details and booking form.
Cost, including refreshments and lunch: £30 To reserve a place contact:
Steph Roberts firstname.lastname@example.org Solihull School, Warwick Road, B91 3DJ