Statement by Jan O Sullivan, Minister for Education and Skills, on the Promotion of Healthy Lifestyles in Primary Schools (4-2-16) Press Release
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The Irish Primary Principals’ Network (IPPN) are calling for a greater emphasis to be placed on Physical Education in Primary Schools. Matt Cooper spoke with Senator Eamonn Coghlan and Páiric Clerkin, Principal of St Patrick’s NS, Castleknock about the topic (28-1-16) Interview
Changing the Game – Irish Women in Sport is a beautiful collection of photos which celebrates some of Ireland’s elite sportswomen who have excelled across a multitude of sports and continue to be an inspiration to young people across the country. View PDF
This article form The Guardian (19/1/16) explores innovative ways that schools in different countries (including Active School Flag) are embedding physical activity into the school day. Read article
Students from Gardiner Street NS joined Minister for Health Leo Varadkar, Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Paschal Donohoe and Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Michael Ring for some physical activity at the launch of the National Physical Activity Plan in Dublin last week. Gardiner Street NS was awarded its’ […]
The first monthly Active School Flag Newsletter issued today! . If you wish to receive a copy of the monthly newsletter SIGN UP here. Schools that have a current active flag or that have registered on the website since September will automatically receive a newsletter.
The Irish Primary PE Association (IPPEA) annual conference will take place in Cork on 27th February, 2016 2016 IPPEA Conference Poster
The Irish Heart Foundation’s Active@Work Award is a great way to motivate school staff to get more active. Active@Work Award (Irish Heart Foundation)
2015 World Kick Boxing Championships POSTER