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TEXT GOES HERE National School Sport Week at Home 2020

Youth Sport Trust and Sky Sports team up to unite the country through sport this summer with National School Sport Week At Home.

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To support schools, parents and young people we are compiling a list of free-to-access resources suitable for the home.

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TEXT GOES HERE Updated: Coronavirus Statement

YST has released important information surrounding its events and mass gatherings - updated on 18 May 2020.

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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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Charitable grant will help address digital disadvantage

Children who do not currently have access to laptops and tablets will now be able to study remotely, improve their digital literacy and use technology to support daily physical activity thanks to a donation of iPads to schools.
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Sport Sector Unites for National School Sport Week At Home

National Governing Bodies and organisations of sport have pledged their support to a children’s charity’s campaign which aims to reinvent school sport days at home for children across the country this June.
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Children won't miss out on school sports days as charity announces virtual week of competition

Youth Sport Trust and Sky Sports team up to unite the country using sport this summer with National School Sport Week at Home campaign.
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Update: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Following the announcement of school closures due to COVID-19 the Youth Sport Trust released a statement confirming all face to face delivery would be suspended until 25 May. With the recent Government confirmation of continued social distancing measures, and a phased approach to school returns we are updating our position to be continued until 24 July.
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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.