What is Classics for All North ?

Classics for All North combines the regional hubs in Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds, Blackpool, and Durham/NE.  We work to promote the teaching of all Classical subjects in primary and secondary schools.


What are our aims ?

  • Increase the number of primary and secondary schools in the area offering Latin, Greek, Ancient History and Classical Civilization, expanding the opportunities available to all children. 
  • Increase the opportunities for local pupils to find out about Classical subjects.
  • Increase the number of teachers qualified to teach classics in state schools.
  • Provide additional training to existing teachers. 
  • Give ongoing support to  those already teaching classics.


What teachers say about our training and support :

"It was easy to understand and gave me confidence that I could teach Latin in the future."

"Relaxed approach. Fun."

"Made the idea of teaching Latin accessible and simple."

"excellent resources"


  • ​​​Classics For All is a charity which promotes the teaching and learning of classics in ALL schools.  
  • ​It provides funding to teach classics in state primary and secondary schools.
  • ​It believes Classical subjects are a vital foundation for a modern education.
  • ​it believes every pupil deserves to benefit from the learning, enjoyment and inspiration that classics provides.

Ian Hislop on the importance of Classics