The Mantle of the Expert

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By Celia Powellguest editor and Year 1 teacher

Celia Powell and her colleagues wanted to revolutionise the way they teach. Their idea? To adopt an enterprise that each class can run

Teachers plan their mantle

Teachers at Celia’s schools plan their ‘Mantles’

‘We’re finding out about loads of things that other people will need to know too’. This quote came from a Year 3 child at a meeting to introduce parents (some rather doubtful) to the Mantle of the Expert scheme that St Edward’s School has been piloting since the beginning of term.

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