TEXT GOES HERE Coronavirus Support

Here you will find free resources, guidance documents and practical examples of Coronavirus support.

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TEXT GOES HERE Wonder Woman 1984

We’ve teamed up with DC to create Wonder Woman-inspired resources for schools and families

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TEXT GOES HERE After School Sport Club

Every weekday at 5pm until the end of term, we’re running a 30-minute online club for all children and young people.

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TEXT GOES HERE Well Schools

Available now, powered by Youth Sport Trust and Bupa Foundation, your chance to put wellbeing at the heart of education.

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TEXT GOES HERE Membership

We're helping unlock the potential of young people through the power of PE, purposeful enrichment and positive wellbeing.

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The Youth Sport Trust is a children's charity working to ensure every child enjoys the life-changing benefits that come from play and sport. We have more than 20 years of expertise in pioneering new ways of using sport to improve children's wellbeing and give them a brighter future.

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BLOG: How we're giving a voice to children with additional needs in alternative education

We share a joint blog about a new approach to working with alternative education settings and pupil referral units (PRUs) to help young people with additional needs to develop life skills and their voice using PE and school sport.
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New data showing 2.3 million children inactive highlights urgent need for national plan

Research published by Sport England today shows a decline in physical activity levels among young people last year.
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A school sport day race. The young boy in first place is grinning with his eyes closed.

Online club to help a generation maintain sports skills at home

Children across the UK are being helped to feel part of a club and encouraged to ‘keep developing their multi sports skills’ by former sports stars and children’s charity the Youth Sport Trust (YST).
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Outdoor sports to be given green light

Youth Sport Trust responds to third lockdown

Following the recent announcement of a third lockdown, national children’s sport charity the Youth Sport Trust has issued the below statement about the impact it will have on Physical Education, school sport and physical activity for children.
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Our impact

630,000

young people benefited from training and opportunities to participate in and lead high quality inclusive sport and play in 2018/19.

18,420

schools reached through our programmes in 2018/19.

94%

of young people taking part in one of our programmes said the experienced helped them develop at least one important life skill - communication, leadership or teamwork.

89%

of teachers said a YST programme had a positive impact on young people's health and wellbeing - improving either confidence, empathy or resilience.

77%

of teachers said they had seen at least one of the following positive benefits for pupils within school - attainment, attendance or behaviour.

26,771

adults trained in 2018/19 to support PE and school sport.