The Association for Latin Teaching

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Latin Reading Competition: the results for this year’s competition are now available here


ARLT Refresher Day 2019: teaching resources produced for this event are now available. Go to login for access.


ARLT Summer School 2019:

Download amended flyer and booking form here


The Ultimate Guide to University interviews - and,by the same author more


8-week intensive Greek and Latin Summer School, University College Cork, Ireland ; June 17th – August 8th 2019 - details here


Dates for your Diary:

ARLT Refresher Day: at Loughborough Grammar School

 2 March 2019 -  Details

ARLT Summer School 2019

at Cheltenham College:

29.7.19 - 2.8.19  - Details


Memorial Service

for Roger Davies: on Saturday 6th October, 11.00am, Lord Wandsworth College, in The Gavin Hall. Contact Gill Kelly for details.



The ARLT Privacy Policy  is now available for download here.


Read the obituary for former ARLT member, Helen Anscomb.


Advance warning:

At the end of this month, Serif Web Resources is closing its  support for “Smart Objects”. This means a forced change in the way a number of pages on the ARLT  site operate, including the Registration and the Teachers’ Resources page. Please visit  login page, to see how to re-register.  


Read the Obituary

for Roger Davies, available here.


Announcement of competition 2018-2019

The Academy Vivarium novum is offering ten full-tuition scholarships for high school students (16-18 years old) and twenty-eight full-tuition scholarships for University students (18-24 years old) of any part of the world. Full details here.


Results of the ARLT Latin Reading Competition are now available here.


Summer School 2018: booking form revised.


Refresher Day: full details and booking form now available here


Further details and Booking Form for Summer School 2018 at Uppingham School now available here


Yet more sadness today, with the passing of Robert West, after a long illness. His Obituary is here.


It is with great sadness that we announce the death of  Roger Davies. Tributes and obituary.


Confirmed dates  for ARLT 2018 Refresher Day,

Saturday 3 March, Nower Hill

Summer School:

Monday 30 July - Friday 3 August Uppingham School, Rutland


8-Week Intensive Greek and Latin Summer School,

University College Cork, Ireland

June 18th – August 9th 2018

Details here


ARLT Latin Reading Competition 2018: details for the competition are now available here


You can follow ARLT on Twitter and on Facebook


Summer School 2017

Here is the report on our Summer School at Uppingham. You may expect further additions and amendments over the next few days.


Institute of Continuing Education, University of Cambridge, Madingley Hall,

We are now inviting applications for our 2017/18 programme of part-time Certificate and Diploma courses  at the University of Cambridge Institute of Continuing Education (ICE). Details here


A Latin teacher

 is needed for pupils aged 10-13 years at a Prep School in East Midlands. One day per week from September. Contact the Head.


Announcement of Competition

The Academy Vivarium Novum .. Applications closed


Summer School 2017

The venue and dates for the 2017 Summer School  are as follows:

Uppingham School,  Rutland

Mon.31st July - Friday 4th August

Further details here


ARLT Refresher Day 2017

Resource materials from this INSET day can now be found  here , more to be added.


Reading Competition 2017

Results of the ARLT Latin Reading Competition are now available  here


Latin set text recordings

Readings made by ARLT for the Latin set texts for 2017 are now available here


Classics for All

For technical reasons to do with updating computers, Peter Jones has lost many of the email addresses of the CfA reviewers. Would they please email him at his new address - - to help restore the service.


It is with sadness that we report the recent death of Peter Newey, a faithful supporter of ARLT.


Five best books on Learning Latin

Harry Mount and Katie Walker discuss.

Also available as a podcast


National Curriculum grade descriptors for Latin available on the syllabus page


Imperium Latin Course by Julian Morgan:

Now available free of charge from TES Resources. Full details here.


Virgil Society:

Recording of Aeneid Book IV, directed by John Hazel on our audio page


Higher Education Academy

Workshop and Project materials now available in the For Teachers section. Login required.


Joan Newey

Read the obituary for Joan Newey here


With the merger of JACT and the CA, the teaching materials which were formerly hosted on the JACT website, will now be available on this site. To access the materials, you will need to register and/or login, in the normal way.


Joan Newey

It is with great sadness that we report the death of ARLT member, Joan Newey, who passed away on Sunday 21st December. Our condolences go out to Peter. her husband.  The funeral will be on 16th January 2015 at 3.00pm at the Downs crematorium, Brighton. Anyone from ARLT would be very welcome.


The History of ARLT in Latin

Read John Hazel’s account here


New from Open Book Publishers:

Tacitus Annals 15.20­-23, 33­-45: More On the BLOG


“Read it Right”, the work of Wilf O’Neill and previously featured  on his website, is now available through ARLT here


Julian Morgan is a good friend of ARLT and well known for his resources for Classics. Here is his announcement of a brand new course for teaching Latin.


Read Wilf O’Neill’s obituary here


TWEET in Latin? See our Blog  or go direct to the Twitter Translation Service


Open Book Publishers: Aeneid 4. 1-299

Information about this newly released publication is  available here.


 Classical Anthology website

 a new venture set up by Jane Mason in collaboration with Stephen Jenkin; it is linked to the Classics Library, but open to everyone. Website  |  flyer

Sam Baddeley, President of ARLT

Sam Baddeley

President of ARLT 2018-19

W. H. D. Rouse

Founder of ARLT

This site is available to everyone interested in the teaching of Latin and related subjects. You will only need to register if you want to access the pages specifically intended for practising teachers. The Association provides a range of services, including:

for JACT and HEA materials go to login ARLT on Facebook ARLT on Twitter ARLT on Pinterest ARLT on Instagram To begin the Refresher Day, Philip Harper introduces Dr Mireya Gonzales Rodriguez, of the University of Leicester,  who speaks on "The Archaeology of Things"

ARLT Refresher Day at Loughborough Grammar School March 2nd 2019