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Cricket Sporting Schools Program Smashes the Boundaries

1 December 2017

A Year 4 student from Henderson College in Mildura has described playing in a game of cricket as part of the Sporting Schools program as “the best day of my life”.

The four week program has allowed the college to take significant steps to establish cricket as part of its sports offering after students from Years 3-10 embraced the program.

Cycling step it up a gear

1 December 2017

Following the successful launch of Cycling Australia’s Primary School Sporting Schools program Let’s Ride, Cycling Australia will launch into secondary schools in Term 1, 2018 with Let’s Ride 4th Gear and She Rides 4th Gear.

Sporting Schools expands into secondary schools

21 November 2017

Both 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.

Rowing students take a bow

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.

Water Polo Australia dives into sport education

25 October 2017

Water 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.

Rugby union expands primary school program

28 August 2017

Primary 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.

Sports Ability resources now align to the curriculum

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.