Y-PATH (Youth Physical Activity Towards Health) PE 4 ME Junior Cycle Post-Primary Programme 28.3.2019
Please note this workshop will now take place on 23rd October.
What is Y-PATH PE 4 ME? Y-PATH (Youth Physical Activity Towards Health) PE 4 ME is a junior cycle post-primary programme which aims to improve physical activity among children and young people through the physical education (PE) module in the school curriculum. The programme is bought to you as a result of a collaboration between the Irish Heart Foundation and Dublin City University.
What is involved? The programme is available only to PE teachers.
There are two parts to the Y-PATH PE 4 ME programme:
- A 1-hour online course on the Irish Heart Foundation website www.irishheart.ie which must be completed by teacher before attending the workshop
• 3-hour face to face evening workshop held in Education Centres nationally
Why support Y-PATH PE 4 ME? • Y-PATH PE 4 Me is the only programme of its kind in Ireland • Links with the curriculum and the Wellbeing module • Acknowledged by the PDST, UCC and Sport Ireland • Evidence based, backed by 8 years of research • Designed by teachers for teachers • The training workshop will bring between 25-30 teachers to the Education Centre. • Teachers receive free resource pack at training containing lesson plans, booklets and posters
How do teachers register? Teachers must register directly with the Education Centre. Please note, teachers must complete a 1-hour e-learning course on the IHF website www.irishheart.ie before attending the workshop.
|Course date||28-03-2019 5:00 pm|
|Course End Date||28-03-2019 8:00 pm|
|Registration Start Date||13-01-2019|
|Cut off date||28-03-2019 5:00 pm|
|Speaker||Irish Heart Foundation Schools Team|
|Location||Central Hotel, Tullamore|