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The Latin Programme

Org #15085
Vetted since 2013
2008
year founded
$7,495
raised on GlobalGiving
5
years fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

The Latin Programme - Via Facilis improves English literacy in underachieving State Primary Schools through the study of Latin and English grammar. The Latin Programme is conscious that "one in six people in the UK struggle with literacy. This means their literacy is below the level expected of an eleven-year-old" (Department for Education, 2003). This underachievement in literacy is particularly evident in the case of disadvantaged children, "In 2007, only 35% of five year olds in the most deprived areas reached the expected level of attainment, compared to 51% of pupils in other areas [] This gap grows throughout school years so that by GCSE levels only 21% of disadvantaged ... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Lucia Yandoli
Lucia Yandoli
Team
Zanna Wing-Davey, Lucia Yandoli, Charmian Bedford
Organization Information
http://www.thelatinprogramme.co.uk
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Suite 285 Kemp House
152-60 City Road
London, London EC1V 2NP
United Kingdom
07943977643

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 3810969225
Organization Information
http://www.thelatinprogramme.co.uk
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
Suite 285 Kemp House
152-60 City Road
London, London EC1V 2NP
United Kingdom
07943977643

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 3810969225

Project Reports

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Jun 12, 2018
Aeneas Project 2018
`And one day we shall lift your children to the stars’ (Aeneid Book III) AENEAS PROJECT 2018 During June and July, The Latin Programme is embarking on a documentary film project about the...
Mar 16, 2018
Our Impact Report 2016-17
The Latin Programme's mission is to teach an innovative Programme of literacy through Latin in state schools. We strive for Latin to be embedded in both the curriculum and culture of the schools we...
Dec 19, 2017
A Day in the Life 2 - Sharon van Dijk
Sharon van Dijk “At this young age they are so excited by everything” Teacher, Sharon van Dijk (25), talks about her teaching day in two London schools for the Latin Programme, her...
 
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