The decline of competitive sports in schools into an elite-only activity is a national scandal
– Was involved in reviewing this report and find the idea interesting. Guess most Heads claim they are doing it anyway, but clearly more emphasis on wellbeing rater than just exam results would be great! Health think tank 2020health and not for profit healthcare organisation, Nuffield Health have joined forces to call for the introduction of a Head of Wellbeing role across secondary schools to help combat poor physical and mental health and wellbeing – both in children and their teachers.
– intensive mentoring is the way to make referral/ excericse schemes work – Leisure operator Serco is to roll out a mentoring programme aimed at tackling
chronic inactivity across its sites, following a successful pilot run in partnership
with Sport England.
happy to be a part of this report…
Every UK secondary school should appoint a ‘head of wellbeing’ tasked with
improving the physical and mental health of students and teachers, according to
Nuffield Health and think tank 2020health.
Gangs don’t sabotage sessions because in inner-city communities basketball is sacred among the youth, but the sport still desperately lacks the facilities to allow it to build
Ensuring a sustainable NHS for the 21st century will mean helping people take more responsibility for their own health, Labour will say today.
Labour’s new approach to public health, launched today, forms part of a wider plan to improve health and ensure the NHS remains affordable and sustainable…
Good to see physical activity at the heart of public health agenda at last