Cluster meeting in Gisborne 28th August

Kia Ora colleagues Apologies for sending two messages in quick succession but I really want to let you know about the cluster meeting coming up in Gisborne later in August [If you are based in Wellington and Auckland, watch this space as there are cluster meetings coming up for you in September and October – details to follow] If you’ve never attended…

Cluster group and Winter school

Here’s some information about two professional development opportunities coming up in the Waikato & Bay of Plenty.  The first is an informal get together suitable for beginners and those looking for planning ideas and support. The other is a full weekend of professional development for more advanced practitioners, with the amazing Tim Taylor from the…

Article all about the “Mantle Underground”

Some time ago I was invited to write a chapter for a book on University-school partnerships. I had never really thought of our activities as being worthy of academic attention, but I was tickled to be asked and I wrote the chapter – with help from a bunch of other people including Delia Baskerville, Renee Downey, Stephen…

Introductory workshop / cluster meeting for Hawkes Bay

Kia Ora Thursday of next week Viv will be running an introductory workshop  for teachers in the Hawke’s Bay interested in learning more about Heathcote’s Mantle of the Expert approach. Suitable for primary through to secondary and for curious beginners to experienced practitioners, this meeting will be a low key gathering in the tradition of the…