HSC Conference 2019
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Friday, August 9 • 5:00pm - 6:15pm
Language Learning: Past and Present

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How did students in antiquity learn a second language? What about students in medieval times? How can we use this information to our benefit in learning a second language today? Come journey with me as I take a trip into the past to explore how second languages were learned in the Roman empire and throughout Western Europe in medieval times. We will also discuss the main methods for second language acquisition today and see if we can apply ancient methods to today’s world.


Lauren Allen

I am Lauren Allen, the founder of Linguas Antiquas where I teach classical languages and literature to homeschoolers in the Bay Area and online. I have a degree in History from UC San Diego and have extensively studied Classical Latin since 2012 and Attic Greek since 2014. I also... Read More →

Friday August 9, 2019 5:00pm - 6:15pm PDT
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