Presentation on theme: "Newbattle High Dalkeith Scotland Where are we? Ex Mining Communities County Area of Deprivation Negative view of Education Lowest Academic Success 950."— Presentation transcript:
Where are we? Ex Mining Communities County Area of Deprivation Negative view of Education Lowest Academic Success 950 pupils 12—18 years Suburb of Edinburgh 10 kms School of Ambition in Sport/Arts/Music, to switch On our children to Learning. Peak Performance.
Transformation by using Values and Initiatives that brought Learning to Life and inspired Teachers and pupils to new heights of Performance & Academic Achievement Art – working with the Royal Scottish Academy Dance-Working with Sport Scotland Fit For Girls Music- Major shows and record label Leadership and Values-Sky Sports Living For Sport
Our Journey begins in 2009, with Sky Sports Living for Sport Steve Frew our Athlete Mentor after a simple online registration. Try it today.
Body copy Every pupil loves the T shirt! Its Sky +Adidas + Free.
All the pupils get an Active Team building session with Steve- they all open up more with Mentors.
The Classroom session “The Mentors Story” +where we discover Why! Boost Confidence Change behaviours Increase Attainment Improve Life skills Powerful brand of Sky Incentives for PE staff Huge scope for projects Share great practice with PE
Then the planning for the Projects Which year group? What objective at the end? Which type of changes/behaviours do we wish to affect? Resources Inter disciplinary learning Discuss with HUB mentors Enter project Online for approval Get started!
Our Projects@ Newbattle P7 Transition to High school Changing Behaviour Confidence building Leadership of self & others SEN & Sport Challenge Identify a need in your school, that you see Challenge it with SSLFS
Real Teacher & Pupil Benefits Totally Teacher led. Excellent support from Mentors,YST & Hubs YST/BC/Sky/Community & Networks T shirt for pupils National Awards
Younger Sky Group run Mini world cup 2010 Olympic 2012 YST & BC SSLFS Sister school Johannesburg
Newbattle SSLFS Hub December 2011 36 Teachers and Active schools staff in workshop Mini Mentor Active/Classroom session Breakfast Sports buffet, senior SSLFS group SSLFS pupils past & present and staff talk to all Sign up and networking amongst PE professionals
Yes Great Bob,but does it make any difference,I am a busy Teacher
Want to make a Difference? Want to change your game? Simply click skysports.com/livingforsport Register and get your Free Athlete visit. Select your students and create the project Receive your T shirts, and second visit Get Going Make an Event, then Celebrate it.
“ Since 2009,being an active school in SSLFS,has significantly impacted on the growth of myself,my staff, my school,its ethos, and its place in the community and the lives of 86 “Sky” pupils and countless younger Primary and High school pupils Name Bob Foley Position Head of PE,Newbattle Community High School