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Dorset’s School Games Organisers provide online activities to support every child to be active

Dorset’s School Games Organisers provide online activities to support every child to be active

Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 14:15

The 450 School Games Organisers within the School Games network have been redeployed to provide online activities and digital content to support every child to be active.

Dorset's six School Games Organisers now have their own dedicated blog page on the... Read More »

Dorset School Games Daily Challenge

Dorset School Games Daily Challenge

Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 11:33

Each day the team of Dorset School Games Organisers, partners & special guests will be posting challenges to help keep children and young people active whilst at home. Have a go and let us know how you get on!

The daily challenges are set on the Dorset... Read More »

Primary PE and School Sport (PESS) Premium: Funding Update for 2019-20

Primary PE and School Sport (PESS) Premium: Funding Update for 2019-20

Posted: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:54

The Government released full details of the 2019-20 guidance for the PE and School Sport Premium in October 2019, and it contains excellent ideas for uses of the funding.

It is worth noting that there are specific conditions of the grant for all schools... Read More »

The Dorset Leadership Academy completes its 8th year

The Dorset Leadership Academy completes its 8th year

Posted: Mon, 06 Jan 2020 11:49

Bryanston School hosted the Dorset Leadership Academy on 17th December with hundreds of young people from Dorset schools being enthusiastically trained in a variety of leadership roles.

Nearly 450 students from 36 schools across the county attended the... Read More »

New Primary PE and School Sport Premium Template, 2019-20

New Primary PE and School Sport Premium Template, 2019-20

Posted: Fri, 13 Dec 2019 08:33

Following the Government's release of the new guidance for the PE and School Sport Premium for 2019-20 here, the DfE commissioned afPE and the YST to produce a report template to help schools to review their PE, School Sport and Physical Activity (PESSPA)... Read More »

Team GB and Aldi recruit Kevin the Carrot to Inspire Healthy Eating in Young People with Their Latest Festive Challenge Resources

Team GB and Aldi recruit Kevin the Carrot to Inspire Healthy Eating in Young People with Their Latest Festive Challenge Resources

Posted: Fri, 06 Dec 2019 11:21

Get Set to Eat Fresh, Aldi and Team GB's free education programme, is excited to announce the return of Kevin the Carrot, the star of Aldi's Christmas advert for four years running. Kevin's Amazing Festive Challenges are now available to download on ... Read More »

Children’s activity levels on the rise

Posted: Thu, 05 Dec 2019 14:20

  • Almost half of children in England now take part in an average of 60 minutes of physical activity a day – up 3.6% from last year.
  • The rise is driven by more children getting active outside of school – 57.2% of children and young people do an... Read More »
National Recognition for Christchurch & Purbeck School Games Organiser

National Recognition for Christchurch & Purbeck School Games Organiser

Posted: Wed, 04 Dec 2019 10:42

It was a day for celebration and reflection at the National School Games Summit on the 19th November 2019 as the winner of the School Games Organiser of the Year Award was announced.

The annual conference, held at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry, is an opportunity... Read More »

Latest PE and School Sport Premium Headlines

Latest PE and School Sport Premium Headlines

Posted: Wed, 04 Dec 2019 10:17

On the 25th October, the Government released the latest information about the premium for 2019-2020. The guidance embraces the wish for all children to access a 'positive experience of sport and physical activity at a young age' in order to build a 'habit... Read More »

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