YST News - June 2019

YST News - June 2019
Catch up on all the latest from the Youth Sport Trust, including our review of a brilliant National School Sport Week, an open letter to the two prospective Prime Ministers, and the launch of a new project to build connections between Birmingham schools. Plus, the usual round up of all the key stories from the sector.

Our Top Story

National School Sport Week sees thousands of schools join campaign to protect PE - This year's YST National School Sport Week saw thousands of children, organisations and schools from the Scottish islands down to the sandy beaches of Cornwall engage in the week.


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Latest News

  • Majority of adults don't know how much exercise children need (The Guardian) - Read More
  • FA pledges to build on England's inspiring run in the World Cup (The Telegraph) - Read More
  • Government urged to overhaul physical education for girls (The Telegraph) - Read More

Sector Round Up

  • 'People don't understand until they've seen it' - the power of disability sport (The Guardian) - Read More
  • Does education ensure young people are work ready? (Education Executive) - Read More
  • 2 in 5 pupils don't know where to get mental health support in schools (BBC Teach) - Read More 

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