Mantle of the Expert Training Weekend – York



5th-7th Oct 2018
Friday 6pm - Sunday 12pm
Stableside York Racecourse YO24 1QG

Ideal for beginners and intermediate users of Mantle of the Expert, this weekend course will guide you through the defining elements and explore how the approach uses story, drama, and inquiry to develop engaging and meaningful contexts for learning. Particular attention will be paid to planning and teaching using the approach for cross curricular study in the primary classroom.

Course tutors are Tim Taylor, teacher/trainer and author of A Beginner’s Guide to Mantle of the Expert, with Ian Gorman and Jacquie Hodgson from Mantle of the Expert Training School - St John’s Primary, Newcastle.

Places are limited: £225 inclusive, £180 for students. Please contact us via email for more information.

To sign up please use our pre-booking form on this page and we will send you an invoice nearer the time of the weekend with further information. If you are a student please contact us via email so we can apply the reduced rate.

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Transport links
1. The venue is five minutes drive from the A64.
2. Twenty minutes walk from York Railway Station.
3. Served by a major local bus route that runs approximately every ten minutes.
4. The nearest airports are Leeds-Bradford International Airport and Manchester Airport.

1. What does 'inclusive' mean?
Inclusive means the cost of board and lodgings (Friday night dinner, breakfast Sat and Sunday, lunch and dinner Sat) and fees.

2. Will it matter if I can't arrive until late on Friday evening?
We are likely to be eating dinner at 6:00pm and starting at 7:00pm for a short (approx 2hr session) on the Friday evening. If you are going to be late we could ask the kitchen to keep some dinner back for you. If you can’t make the first session, don’t worry we can easily catch you up either on the Saturday morning or on the Friday evening after you arrive.

Date & Time
Friday 5 October 2018 6:00pm
Sunday 7 October 2018 12:00am

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