The Daily Mile 2022/23 Webinar

Monday 26th September: 16:00-16:30 The Daily Mile is a free initiative which sees pupils run, jog or walk for 15 minutes a day, at least 3 times per week in your school. Active Essex provides advice and guidance, along with a free welcome pack, challenge materials and online resources to get you started. In this webinar we will be joined by The Daily Mile Programme Manager who will be discussing the impact The Daily Mile can have to a child's wellbeing, concentration levels and physical health along with the upcoming exciting 2022/23 campaigns including: The Commonwealth Games Legacy Challenge!

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Active Lives Survey 2022/23 Term 1 Webinar

Wednesday 21st September 16:00-16:30. Currently, less than half of young people in Essex reach the recommended level of physical activity. The national Active Lives Survey gives both a unique and comprehensive view of how children and young people are getting active. Active Essex has the responsibility for engaging schools in Greater Essex to collect this data on behalf of Sport England, the DCMS and Ipsos Mori. If you are a selected school or want to opt in for this years survey, join our webinar to find out more about the surveys' importance, a step by step guide, children and young data levels in Essex and incentives for participating.

Primary Sport PE & Premium

Thursday 13th October: 16:00-16:30

This webinar will focus on how schools can maximise the 22/23 Primary PE and Sport Premium grant for their children and young people. There will be discussion and advice based around the 5 key objectives for funding spend, all in the context of the current school climate. The webinar will provide insight from PE leads into how the grant can impact young people, along with some examples from around the county of how schools are effectively using the grant to support the health and wellbeing of young people and whole school priorities now.


Physical Activity and Emotional Wellbeing (complimenting TPP)

BRAND NEW for 2022, designed in Partnership with Essex County Council, Social Emotional Mental Health (SEMH) team, our Physical Activity to support Behaviour and Emotional Wellbeing module combines and enhances the ECC full Trauma Perceptive Practice course, with this module specifically focused on active interventions and the use of physical activity to help support emotional wellbeing and contribute to behaviour management. TPP is the Essex approach to understanding behaviour and supporting emotional wellbeing for schools and education settings. This course also incorporates a train the trainer model enabling each setting to have their own TPP practitioner trainer.

Upcoming course dates and venues:

Canvey Junior School

Wednesday 19th October 2022, 4-6pm

White Hall Academy

Friday 9th December 2022, 4-6pm

Moulsham Juniors

Monday 6th February 2023, 4-6pm


For further information and to book your place please go to: Traded Services – Education Essex Online Booking System , once logged in, use the course search to find the title.

Health and Safety for PE, Sport and Physical Activity in Schools

Health and Safety for PE, Sport and Physical Activity in Schools Active Essex works closely with Essex County Council (ECC) Schools Health & Safety Advisor team in order to provide relevant and up to date advice and guidance with regards to health and safety in PE. ECC approved Health and Safety in PE courses are essential for all NQTs or teachers working in schools delivering PE and school sport. We are currently finalising times and dates for courses for 2022/2023 academic year. Please complete the form below to register your interest in one of our free courses. You can also access additional information and templated from our health and safety page here. If you have any questions regarding the Health and Safety for PE, Sport and Physical Activity in Schools, please contact Anthony Seaman (Education Practitioner) Mobile: 07402 708980

To book a course with the CPRSSP or West Essex TSA please use the links below:

CPRSSP (Rochford Primary – Friday 2nd December) booking link:

West Essex TSA (Venue TBC – Friday 20th January) email contact:

Epping Forest Schools Partnership Trust CPLD Booking Form (all courses) (

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PE and School Sport Conference

Following the huge success of our first PE & School Sport Conference in June 2022 planning is underway for the 2023 event. Inspired by the needs, thoughts and feedback from Headteachers, teachers and support staff the next event will include a not to be missed key-note speaker and provide an environment to learn, develop and network. Head to our Resources page to access presentations from our 2022 PE & School Sport Conference. You can pre-register your interest to attend our next conference and receive our Education updates by signing up to our schools mailing list below:


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