Circular Soccer

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IPPEA Conference 2016 Change of Date

Apologies for this change of date

The IPPEA Conference will now take place on Saturday February 27th 2016 at the Mardyke Cork

Expert Group recommendations to encourage physical education in schools

We would draw your attention to the following:

In the European Union Work Plan for Sport 2014-2017, an expert group on health-enhancing physical activity, which includes two  EUPEA observer representatives, the group has compiled a set of recommendations to encourage physical education in schools, including motor skills in early childhood, and to help create links with the sport sector, local authorities and the private sector.
Find more information and the recommendations by following this link:

Recommendations for PE


The IPPEA Physical Education Teacher Award

We are delighted to announce a new initiative by the IPPEA to promote the work of primary physical education quality teaching. Click on the link  to bring you to the new tab on our website for the simple application procedure deadline for 2016 nominations is Friday January 22nd 2016


EUPEA Forum Meeting Report

EUPEA IPPEA web report Oct 2015

IPPEA 2016 Conference News

A date for your diary: The IPPEA 2016 conference will be held in the Mardyke Arena UCC, Cork on Saturday 5th March 2016-more details later.

Creative Tales Dance Workshop and viewing of THE WOLF AND PETER Performance

We would be delighted to have IPPEA members sign up for this IPPEA/St. Patrick’s College Creative Tales dance workshop based on the CoisCéim performance of THE WOLF AND PETER in the evening. See details on the two page flyer below. NO DANCE EXPERIENCE NECESSARY. Creative-Dance-Tales-pic



Active School Flag 2015-2016 Presentations Information

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Information coming shortly on CREATIVE DANCE TALES the IPPEA / St. Patrick’s College teacher workshop and preview of THE WOLF AND PETER Dance performance by CoisCeim

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Motivation at the start of a new school year: Listen to this brief and thought provoking TED Talk