Running (2)

Category: Heads and senior teachers

Self-evaluation

29/11/17

Self-evaluation for good to outstanding PE

Ofsted inspections largely bypass PE, even since the introduction of the PE and Sport Premium funding.  Schools are not having in depth observation and evaluation of their PE provision, therefore  self-evaluation is more important than ever. Understanding what makes PE good The lack of input from such bodies has led to the corrosion of PE […]

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Healthy Pupils Capital Programme

03/03/17

Healthy Pupils Capital Programme

On 28 February, the DfE announced a new initiative called the Healthy Pupils Capital Programme. Money is to be handed to Local Authorities and larger Academy Trusts for one off capital build projects.  It will be the job of these bodies to distribute funding to support improving facilities in schools across England. Funding for schools […]

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Boy Orienteering (5)

11/05/16

Walk the walk!

With weather improving we turn our attention to the outdoors and activity during the school day. Pressure on schools to deliver all areas of the National Curriculum is increasing and PE time is squeezed; although not a substitute for PE, walking can be a great way to get your pupils and staff more active! May […]

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Balls_mixed

03/02/16

Three reasons why you should include PE in your SDP

Since 1998, schools have been required to produce School Development Plans (SDPs) for each academic year. SDPs help administrators and staff focus on the aspects of their school which need the most improvement.  They give everyone in the school community the opportunity to: Share in the school’s vision of education Understand the school’s goals Understand […]

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