PDST DANCE Workshops – Spring Term

Check out the dates and venues for this term’s DANCE workshops delivered by the PDST. Highly recommended.

PDST DANCE Workshops (PRIMARY Schools)


PDST OUTDOOR and ADVENTURE Workshop for Primary Schools (Co Laois)

IMPROVING Concentration in the Classroom – Which activity works best?

Colette O Connor (occupational therapist) advises schools about the best type of movement to help children focus (published ‘In Touch’ September 2016)

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ASF JANUARY Newsletter

There’s lots and lots of great ideas and advice in the January newsletter to get everyone up and moving!

ASF JANUARY Newsletter

IPPEA Annual Conference – March 11th, Croke Park

The 2016 Irish Primary PE Association conference will take place on Saturday, March 11th in the Croke Park Conference Centre, Dublin. The theme of this years conference is ‘Time to Change the Game? Reimagining Primary PE’.  The practical conference workshops will have a particular focus on teaching and learning within the games curriculum strand, as well as addressing a number of other PE strands and potential future developments within primary PE.  Online bookings will open shortly with Early Bird rates starting at €35.  For further information, including workshop descriptions and competitions, keep an eye on our website www.irishprimarype.com

IPPEA Conference Poster (2017)

HEALTHY LIFESTYLES: Have your Say – A Consultation with Children and Young People

This report outlines the views of children and young people about the factors that help and hinder them form having a healthy lifestyle. Published by the Department of Children and Youth affairs in partnership with the Department of Health.
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PE EXPO (2017) – Post Primary Schools

PE EXPO (2017) takes place in Trinity Comprehensive, Ballymun on 8th March, 2017.

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PDST Autumn Workshops (2016) – GYMNASTICS and TEACHER WELL-BEING

GYMNASTICS Workshops (Autumn 2016) – PRIMARY

GYMNASTICS Workshops (Autumn 2016) – POST PRIMARY

TEACHER Well-Being Workshops (Autumn 2016)