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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

The Get Set to Eat Fresh initiative teaches young people aged 5–14 about eating well and gives them the skills and confidence to cook fresh, healthy meals. Read More »

Tags: Get Set to eat Fresh, School Sport

Children’s activity levels on the rise

Posted: Thu, 05 Dec 2019 14:20

Almost half of children and young people (46.8%) in England are doing the recommended average of 60 or more minutes of physical activity a day - a rise of 3.6% over the last year. Read More »

Tags: Active Lives Survey, Children and Young People, Children’s activity levels, Dorset, Physical Activity, School Sport, Sport England

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. Read More »

Tags: Dorset School Games, National School Games Summit, School Games Organiser of the Year Award, School Sport

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 of participation' for life. Read More »

Tags: PE and School Sport Premium, Primary Premium, School Sport

Opening School Facilities

Opening School Facilities

Posted: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 15:37

On behalf of Sport England, Active Dorset are working with Bournemouth University to look at where school-based physical activity facilities are and are not open to the public. Read More »

Tags: Bournemouth University, Opening School Facilities, School Sport, Sport England

Summary of Dorset Primary PE & School Sport Premium 2018/19

Summary of Dorset Primary PE & School Sport Premium 2018/19

Posted: Tue, 08 Oct 2019 15:50

In Dorset schools, the 2018-19 mapping of the Primary PE and School Sport (PESS) premium is very positive. Read More »

Tags: Primary Sport Premium, school Sport

The Whole School Approach Project

The Whole School Approach Project

Posted: Tue, 08 Oct 2019 15:45

Since May 2017, Public Health Dorset has been working with the Dorset Head Teacher Alliance (HTA), to design and develop a project which builds on the strong evidence for physical activity improving attainment, achievement and emotional wellbeing. Read More »

Tags: Public Health Dorset, Whole School Approach, school sport

What works in schools and colleges to increase physical activity?

What works in schools and colleges to increase physical activity?

Posted: Tue, 08 Oct 2019 15:36

Promoting the health and wellbeing of pupils and students within schools and colleges has the potential to improve both educational and health and wellbeing outcomes. Read More »

Tags: Public Health England, Schools, colleges, physical activity, school Sport

Change4Life and Disney launch new 10 Minute Shake Up activities to get primary school pupils more active every day

Change4Life and Disney launch new 10 Minute Shake Up activities to get primary school pupils more active every day

Posted: Thu, 04 Jul 2019 15:25

Teachers can make a difference to pupils' wellbeing by implementing fun physical activity across the school day. Read More »

Tags: Change4Life, Disney UK, Physical Activity, Public Health England, Pupils' wellbeing, School Sport

Dorset School Games Summer Events 2019

Dorset School Games Summer Events 2019

Posted: Mon, 01 Jul 2019 09:41

Now as the sun is shining, we unfortunately look back to the 19thJune 2019 and the Dorset School Games Summer Festival that never was. Read More »

Tags: County Finals, Dorset School Games, Equestrian, Handball, Indoor Rowing, Rounders, School Games, School Sport, Summer Games Festival 2019