Non Participants in PE

Non Participants in PE

Pupils unable to participate within PE sessions are a persistent source of concern for us. For many teachers, finding purposeful roles for these children in PE lessons is another job on an ever growing list, and all too often non participants are encouraged to read or complete work related to other lessons.

AfPE health and safety update

AfPE health and safety update

One of the most frequently asked questions is about who can teach Physical Education, particularly in the primary school. A set of nationally recognised professional standards for those coaching children have been recently established by the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA) on behalf of Sport England

AfPE health and safety update

School Sport Activity Plan

 In September 2020, the Government will launch a series of regional pilots to trial innovative approaches to increasing activity levels within and outside school. 

·     The Department for Education (DfE) will provide £500,000 to “test new approaches to improve the strategic direction and delivery of PE and school sport through the use of teaching schools.” 

School Sports and Activity Plan

School Sports and Activity Plan

The government have launched an action plan to ‘begin to provide pupils with a greater opportunity to access 60 minutes of physical activity daily’. The plan is summarised below but can be downloaded in full HERE. The cross government school sports and activity action...
Supporting the Delivery of Dance

Supporting the Delivery of Dance

For the first time we are offering a level 3 qualification in ‘supporting the delivery of dance’.  We are passionate about meeting needs in our local schools and for many PE leads dance continues to be an area they are less confident in teaching.  So come...
AfPE health and safety update

Government Action Plan

The government have launched an action plan to ‘begin to provide pupils with a greater opportunity to access 60 minutes of physical activity daily’. The plan is summarised below but can be downloaded in full HERE The cross government school sports and activity action...
Are we being sustainable?

Are we being sustainable?

Tuesday 30th April 2019 saw the good news announced that the Primary PE and Sport Premium Funding for 2019/20 will remain at the doubled rate of £320 million. This is fantastic news and gives schools the assurance to plan in advance how they wish to use the funding to...