21 November 2017Both locally and internationally, research has shown that there is a decline in sport participation for youth between 13-17 years old. The targeted secondary schools program aims to address this and encourage a lifelong love of sport.
2 November 2017
How do you help students improve their resilience, punctuality and teamwork skills? The solution may lie in physical activity, as Melba Copland Secondary School has found.
25 October 2017Water Polo Australia (WPA) has taken the next step in sport education as they unveil the new e-learning platform ‘The Learning Pool’ which will deliver WPA’s new education framework and development pathway.
24 October 2017Lacrosse will be offering the Quick Stix program in Sporting Schools from Term 1, 2018. The Quick Stix program provides a free-flowing form of lacrosse for kids to start learning the game.
28 September 2017
The Australian Sports Commission’s National Participation Outcomes Team hosted an induction workshop on national RU OK Day for 13 national sporting organisations (NSOs) who have welcomed new participation managers over the past few months.
27 September 2017
Participating in Sporting Schools has provided opportunities for children at Compton Primary School to get active, engaged and have fun in a wide variety of sports with ‘top notch’ coaches at no costs to their families.
26 September 2017
That’s how much the average school fundraised for their sports programs last financial year by running their sports fundraising in partnership with the Australian Sports Foundation (ASF).
28 August 2017Primary Schools can now sign up to Foxtel VIVA7s in Term 4. Foxtel VIVA7s introduces students to the skills and core values required to play traditional rugby XVs and 7s.
25 August 2017
Brisbane Roar have taken ALDI MiniRoos football to one of the most remote parts of Australia as part of the Sporting Schools program.
23 August 2017
The Australian Sports Commission (ASC) has recently redeveloped the Sports Ability resources to align to the Australian Health and Physical Education Curriculum to help support teachers and coaches in the delivery of sport to students of all abilities.