MAP Update – 13th June 2017

Upcoming Events

Find a range of events that are happening here

MAP Teaching, Learning & Assessment Delivery Group – Pedagogy Into Practice Events

Please see below the opportunities for you and your colleagues to visit schools this term:

Thursday 15th June 2017, 1.30pm – 3.30pm at Green Lane Primary Academy.

Focus: Peer Lesson Study – Green Lane staff will discuss how this approach to professional learning has evolved and how it effectively supports school improvement and personal development.

More information & booking here

Monday, 19th June, 9:00am – 11:00am at Breckon Hill Primary School.

Focus: Philosophy for Children – input from a teacher trained to Level 2 in P4C, observations of P4C lessons and a question and answer session.

More information & booking here

Tuesday 27th June, 10:00am – 12:00pm at Park End Primary School.

Focus: Read, Write, Inc Phonics – an opportunity to observe phonics lessons and a question and answer session with a Read, Write, Inc Consultant.

More information & booking here

Tuesday 4th July, 1:15pm – 3:15pm at Archibald Primary School.

Focus: In partnership with The Royal Shakespeare Company, an opportunity to see and hear about the impact of using active approaches to improve writing across school.

More information & booking here

Free Apple Regional Training Session

Learn how to use the iPad apps and other technologies to teach children from EYFS to Y6 how to code.

Thursday 15th June, 4:00pm – 5:30pm at North Ormesby Primary Academy.

More information & booking here

Challenging Learning – Visit To Brudenell Primary School

Read the full information on this visit here

Tuesday 20th June , Brudenell Primary School, Leeds

If you would like to join us for the visit in order to find out more about Challenging Learning and the impact it can have on pupil achievement, please could you contact Clare Elliott to reserve a place on

Free Teacher CPD

Museum in the classroom – pupils as curators.

Curriculum Focus: English, History & Computing.

Thursday 22nd June, 13:00pm – 16:00pm at Inspire2Learn.

More information & booking here

Women Leading In Education Workshop

Calling all aspiring women leaders to come and be part of the Women Leading in Education North East Regional Network.

Saturday 24th June, 9:00am – 1:30pm at Nunthorpe Academy Sixth Form.

More information & booking here

Town Meal Information For Schools

Organisers are on the look-out for teams to take part in a Human Table Football League at the event in Centre Square.

Five primary schools are already signed up, and it’s hoped they’ll be joined by other under-11 teams.

Saturday 1st July, 12:00pm – 4:00pm at Centre Square, Middlesbrough.

More information & booking here


Online Bullying Support

Ditch the Label has published research looking at children and young people’s experiences of being subjected to, witnessing and perpetrating bullying in online gaming environments.

Findings from a survey of 2,515 UK young people aged 12-25 conducted within the Habbo game, a virtual hotel where people go to chat, play games and make friends, include: 57% reported that they have been bullied in an online game; 47% have received threats; and 40% have had unwanted sexual content in an online game. 20% of the children and young people surveyed said they had bullied someone online.

Read the publication here

Poverty Proofing The School

Read about a number of actions for discussion and consideration to help poverty proof your school here

The Danger Squad Programme

Available from June 19th The Danger Squad are delivering courses with unique packages and discount available for schools.

Find full information on the packages available and contact information here

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