Prime Minister unveils plans to transform mental health support
Theresa May announces a comprehensive package of measures to transform mental health support in our schools, workplaces and communities. Full story here
Headstart Programme Update
Following the successful Big Lottery funded HeadStart pilot programme, a full roll out to all schools will commence incrementally in 2017. Local funding has been secured to support schools in improving the emotional health of pupils age 5 – 16.
MAP Middlesbrough Leaders Event Wednesday 8th February 2017 – Emotional Resilience and Wellbeing – The Way Forward
Full Information here
John Wild from Meritec Limited is providing a CPOMS update for all schools 3.30pm – 4.30pm on Wednesday 1st February 2017 at the Acklam Green Centre.
To book contact firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday 18th January
Professional development EYFS Ultimate Outdoors: Developing an environment for learning
Tuesday 28th March 2017 – The Ramside Hall Hotel – Durham 9.30am – 4.00pm
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Charlotte Bronte’s “Jane Eyre”coming to the Forum Theatre
There’s a brand new professional musical adaptation of Charlotte Bronte’s “Jane Eyre”coming to the Forum Theatre Billingham from Wednesday 22nd to Saturday 25th February 2017. There will be dedicated schools performances in addition to the usual 7.00pm evening performances as follows:
- Wednesday 22nd February 1.00pm
- Thursday 23rd February 10.00am
- Friday 24th February 1.00pm
There is also a matinee on Saturday 25th February at 1.00pm
Tickets are only £9.00 per student at all performances (inclusive of all booking fees) with accompanying teachers free. Group bookings can be made directly through the Box Office on 01642 552663.
Middlesbrough Council now has its own PREVENT themed twitter account. The purpose of this social media page is to keep the public and professionals updated on the PREVENT agenda and associated safeguarding subjects which include online safety, radicalisation ,PROTECT agenda awareness, business security and cybersafety.
New 2017 A-Z Funding Guides for Schools – Order by the 31st January 2017 and get a 20% discount:
New deal to help schools save cash on computer equipment
Schools considering buying new tablets, laptops or desktop devices this year could save thousands of pounds by taking advantage of a new deal developed by the DfE and Crown Commercial Services (CCS). Full story here
Training/Employability Support for Parents & Upskilling for Employees
Sportivate 2017/18 – Call for project applications
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For further information contact L.Morris@tees.ac.uk
Useful information & Links
Books for Refugees & Asylum Seekers
Middlesbrough Library have a small number of books for refugee children, aimed at what it is like to be a refugee, but also to explain to all children about refugees. Please contact Diane Fleet on tel: 01642 729417 or email Diane_fleet@middlesbrough.gov.uk if you would like to access the books.