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Exploring Physically Active Learning with Dr Andy Daly-Smith

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  • 23 Jun
    In the first episode of our new podcast series, The Primary PE Huddle, hosts Dan Hays and Andrew Stanton are joined by Dr Andy Daly-Smith, Children’s Physical Activity Researcher. ...
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School’s out for summer!

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  • 21 Jun
  No-one wants their child to spend the whole summer complaining that they are bored, or worse, staring at a screen all day every day. For their physical and mental health it’s essential that...
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8 reasons why children benefit from Physically Active Learning

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  • 15 Jun
    Indoor break is no fun for teachers. This is partly because it’s harder to set up the classroom for the next lesson or get some marking done, but mainly because teachers instinctively...
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Are you joining us at Active Camps this summer?

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  • 09 Jun
  When lockdown made it necessary, millions of parents juggled childcare, homeschooling and work on a daily basis, but it wasn’t ideal for anyone. Hopefully those days are behind us now...
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It sounds good, but does physically active learning actually work?

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  • 08 Jun
Learning maths whilst being physically active. It definitely sounds like fun, but does it really work? The short answer is yes, it does. A six-week study conducted by academics at Leeds Beckett...
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The Active Code with Jeremy Snape

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  • 13 May
    Episode eleven and the final episode of the current Active Code series sees hosts Paul and Luke joined by Jeremy Snape, Sporting Edge Founder and Managing Director.   Who’s Jeremy...
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How do you measure the quality of your primary school’s PE?

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  • 13 May
  How do you know if your school’s primary PE, sport and physical activity (PESSPA) is high-quality?   Is it what it needs to be in order to equip children with the knowledge, skills and...
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The Active Code with Harvey Grout

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  • 06 May
  In episode 10 of The Active Code  hosts Paul Griffiths and Luke Johnson are joined by Harvey Grout, Managing Director at Careers in Sport  and PGCE Physical Education Subject Leader...
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Ten steps to a powerful physical curriculum in your primary school

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  • 04 May
    With schools closed, extra-curricular clubs cancelled and staying at home essential for our safety, chances for children to be active this past year plummeted.    The...
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The Active Code with Andrew Bode

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  • 28 Apr
  In episode 9 of The Active Code  hosts Paul Griffiths and Luke Johnson are joined by Andrew Bode, director at Kanga Sports.    Who’s Andrew Bode?   Andrew began as a secondary...
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Aspire's organisation – from project management, back office administration and on ground delivery – has been incredibly good which has enabled the programme to not only be a success but we have been able to include a much larger number than originally thought.

 
 
Catherine Stephenson
Staffordshire County Council

Aspire offer a positive ongoing relationship, consistent high-quality team members through different programmes and peace of mind

 
Hillary Primary School

Aspire offer us reliability, a high standard of tuition & flexibility

 
St Margaret's CE Primary School

Our children have enjoyed the approach to maths, through the Maths on the Move Programme - it focuses their learning and shows them the importance of maths in everything (it's not just a subject).

 
St Mary's RC Primary School

This is the 3rd time that my children have come to Aspire Active Camps, they love it and are already asking to go back! My younger daughter is brimming with confidence from her new-found sports skills and my older daughter has discovered a love for basketball. Top marks for the team all round!

 
 
 
Active Camps Parent 6/9/16

We have worked with Aspire Sports for over five years. The quality of delivery has always been excellent. The coaches are well qualified, knowledgeable and child friendly.

Sue Bailey
The Arthur Terry School

WSAS have had an extremely positive and long standing relationship with Aspire Sports. The feedback from our schools has been outstanding and we always achieve our pass rate targets. We communicate regularly, the support staff are always on hand to help out and are very professional and friendly. Aspire always go beyond our expectations.

 
 
Faye Haworth
Wilson Stuart Active Society

My child loves the range of activities on offer. I am always impressed by the positive, professional and friendly team both at the camp and the office.

 
 
 
 
Active Camp Parent 31/10/16