Nau mai, haere mai!
Welcome to Mantle of the Expert Aotearoa
A website for kaiako / educators in Aotearoa New Zealand
and around the world, convened by Dr Viv Aitken
Here you will find everything you need to understand, plan, and implement engaging learning adventures, using the cross-curricula Dramatic Inquiry approach known as Mantle of the Expert (developed from the work of famed educator Dorothy Heathcote 1926-2011).
This site contains treasures from over 15 years of shared mahi (work) with teachers around Aotearoa, including podcasts, blogs, research, conference presentations, tips and guidance. It is currently being updated with all the planning resources and tools from the book Real in All the Ways that Matter.
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