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Latest Active Schools News

To grow up healthy, children need to sit less and play more - 'WHO' guidelines

“Improving physical activity, reducing sedentary time and ensuring quality sleep in young children will improve their physical, mental health and wellbeing, and help prevent childhood obesity and associated diseases later in life” New WHO PA guidelines for und...
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National Walking Month

An annual celebration of walking by charity 'Living Streets.'
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Department for Education confirms Primary PE and Sports Premium for 2019-20

30/4/19 The DfE has confirmed plans to continue the annual £320m of funding for primary school PE, sport and physical activity.
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Ofsted's Chief Inspector discussed the new education inspection framework and what it means for physical education and sport.

keynote from YST conference March
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Why dance is just as important as maths in school

Dance and physical activity should have the same status in schools as math, science and language.
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Train Like a Jedi with Change for Life

30:30 Brain Break for Kids
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Increasing Physical Activity Levels in South Asian Girls in Leeds

Report & Inforgraphic produced by Public Health
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Factsheet for Schools: Best Practice for PE Changing Rooms.

NSPCC Guidance on best practice for PE changing rooms
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Active Schools - Closing the Gap

Closing the Gap - what part can sport/ PE play?
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BBC Super Movers

The Premier League and the BBC have announced a new, exciting partnership that will help primary school teachers inspire children to become more active throughout their school day and enhance their learning.
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