Mantle of the Expert for Pre-service Teachers in Wellington

This post sent in by Priya Gain from Wellington. You can read in more detail about the Mantles described here by visiting the Murutai school blogs (see ‘links’ on the right)……. Priya writes: Pre-service primary school teachers, as part of their teacher training programme at Victoria University of Wellington, are going to be introduced to…

Colloquium presentation on Mantle research

This week’s University of Waikato Colloquium (Friday 1st June) may be of interest. Viv is presenting on research methods developed during research in classrooms using Mantle of the Expert. In particular, the presentation looks at the use of researcher-in-role….(a bit like teacher in role, but for the purposes of gathering data!) Details are shown on…

Article on Mantle of the Expert used to teach Macbeth

Thanks to Gaenor Stoate for drawing this article to our attention. It will be of particular interest to secondary English and drama teachers. A lovely account of MOTE used to engage and empower unwilling students at a more senior level. Check out the student’s incredibly insightful comments on why they prefer working in role… Check…