MAP Update – 13 November 2017

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Upcoming Events

MAP Conference – ‘An Introduction to Restorative Practice’ – 25 January 2018

The next MAP Conference will be held on Thursday 25th January 2018 at Middlesbrough Football Club.  The conference theme will be ‘An Introduction to Restorative Practice’.

Please save the date – further information and booking details will be forwarded in the near future.

Invitation to Paul Burgum event – 15 November 2017

Paul Burgum talk: Building resilience and a positive mindset is taking place on Wednesday 15th November 2017 from 5.30 – 7.30pm. The event is being held at Boho One (Street area), Bridge Street West, Middlesbrough, TS2 1AE and is free to attend. Tickets can be booked here.

Paul Burgum Event

Save the Date: Head Teacher Briefings

Please save the date for the Head Teacher Briefings which have been planned for 2018. Dates are Monday 26th February and Wednesday 16th May. Briefings will be held at Acklam Green Centre, Stainsby Road, Middlesbrough from 3.00 – 5.00 pm.

Engaging Able Writers Conference – 25 January 2018

MSTA & Middlesbrough English Hub are holding an Engaging Able Writers Conference from Alan Peat which features enrichment and enhancement strategies for able writers, and which will be aimed at Classroom practitioners from Y4-6. Cost is £50 and can be booked by calling Helene Ede on 01642 816884 or by emailing

English Hub Flyer

Advanced Punctuation Event – 30 November 2017

MSTA & Middlesbrough English Hub are inviting colleagues to Advanced Punctuation event lead by Steph Coyle. This free event will be held at Newham Bridge Primary School from 1.30 – 3.30 pm. To book a place email

Advanced Punctuation Event

Middlesbrough College Open Event – 2 December 2017, 10 am to 12 noon

Middlesbrough College will be holding an Open Event, offering potential students the perfect opportunity to find out more about the college and the courses on offer. During the event students can visit the interactive subject stands, take a tour of the £100m campus, get free impartial careers advice, find out about great student perks, meet current students and apply for courses.

Pre-register online for the event and you could win an iPad Mini!

Middlesbrough College Open Event

Support Updates

Relationships and Sex Education for the 21st Century

Relationship & Sex Education

National Citizen Service: guidance for schools and colleges

National Citizen Service

Anne Milton: Good careers advice helps you to a rewarding career

Good Careers Advice

LMI Bulletins

The latest LMI Bulletin can be accessed via the following links:

MAP Mailing Lists

MAP are currently putting together contact mailing lists for key people in each of the Middlesbrough schools, and have put together the attached proforma of the information we require. We would like to thank all of the schools who have provided their details to date, and look forward to receiving those which are outstanding in the very near future.

MAP Mailing List Proforma

Boxes of Delight

Boxes of Delight contain original and high quality replica artefacts for us in the classroom. There are various membership options and loan packages available to schools, and further details are available on the attached flyer.

Boxes of Delight

DWP Partnership Press – October 2017

Attached is the latest news from the DWP, and details on the full roll out of Universal Credit.

DWP Partnership Press

Latest from the EEF

New Maths guidance, cultural learning projects, and more …

EEF News

SCHOOLS NorthEast Weekly Update: Lesson observations ‘make no difference to pupils’ results’

Attached is the latest news SCHOOLS NorthEast

SCHOOLS NorthEast Update

Early Help for Families in Middlesbrough

Attached is a guide to what help is available for families in Middlesbrough, vis the Early Help Hub.

Early Help Flyer