MAP Update – 4th December 2017

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 later this week.

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


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.

Early Help for Families in Middlesbrough

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

Tees Valley Combined Authority – Inspiring our Future

Teesside Valley Combined Authority have launched its strategy ’Inspiring our Future’ to transform Education, Employment and Skills in the area with an aim to make 133,000 jobs available in the Tees Valley by 2024. Read more >

Moving On – New Service Offer to Middlesbrough Families

Moving On is now FREE to all Middlesbrough families open to Early help and Social Care.

Money for Life Project – open to 16-25 year olds

Equipping 16-25’s with knowledge, life skills and money management. Read more >

2018 Child Safety Calendars

The 2018 Baby and Child Safety Calendars have arrived!! The calendars provide families with hints and tips on how to prevent accidents in the home and keep their child safe from injury. If you have children under 5 you can claim a free copy from your Health Visitor.

Free Philosophy Courses for Schools

Thanks for the generosity of the Jacobsen Trust, The Royal Institute of Philosophy offers free philosophy courses to as many as 60 schools across the UK, and they are looking for schools willing to host courses in 2018. Read more >

Stop Loan Sharks Week

Attached are resources which can be used this week to promote Stop Loan Shark Week. Read more >

Weekly updates from our colleagues

MAP Delivery Group Plans

The new MAP Delivery Group plans have now been updated and groups meetings have been planned up to the end of March 2018.  If you would like to be involved please contact us at

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