Roman-era school uncovered in Egypt
Published on February 22nd, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks0
The school — which contains benches that students could sit on to read, or stand on and write on the walls — dates back to a time when the Roman Empire controlled Egypt, and Greek was widely spoken.
In use for less than 20 years, the school structure eventually became part of a large house that contained colorful art, including images of the Olympian gods, the researchers said.[Full story] Story: Owen Jarus, Live Science | Photo: Eugene Ball