Bealings School is a small village primary school in Suffolk who have been on the leading edge of curriculum and pedagogical innovation for many years. Trained by Luke Abbott in the use of the moe approach, Bealings has been described by Ofsted in recent inspections as an outstanding and unique school.
The Bealings study days are an opportunity to visit the school, watch mantle of the expert in action and to talk to the staff and children about the excitement and challenges of using the approach.
This term’s newsletter includes information on a new book on Mantle of the Expert, ‘A Beginner’s Guide to Mantle of the Expert‘, news on three new Training Schools, the Summer School in Jordan, and exciting new projects with Newcastle University, Red Balloon, and more.
- introduction to www.imaginative-inquiry.co.uk
- news on extra weekends at Ringsfield Hall
- conference information
- study days at training schools and networks
- mantle of the expert in Palestine
- new photograph gallery of Dorothy Heathcote working in the 1970s and 80s
- information on the draft national curriculum
- word clouds comparing the new draft curriculum and the existing curriculum 2000.
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There is a great deal happening at the moment, both nationally and internationally in regards to the development of mantle of expert and education in general. Very soon, possibly as soon as May, there is going to be a general election. Inevitably education is going to be high on the agenda of all the political parties and we hope whoever wins they will continue the movement towards integrated learning and the focus on the importance of speaking and listening.
We welcome the publication of the new primary curriculum, in particular the emphasis on developing the skills of literacy, numeracy and ICT across the curriculum and the conception of learning as a process of developing meaning and understanding…
The Spring 2009 Mantle of the Expert Newsletter is now published, with information on: Mantle of the Expert and the Rose review; the Dorothy Heathcote training weekend; courses on Mantle of the Expert in 2009; national and international conferences; progress on the digitization of the Heathcote Archive; and the development of Mantle of the Expert […]
The Spring 08 newsletter is now available for download.