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Y-PATH ‘PE 4 Me’ Online Workshop

Y-PATH ‘PE 4 Me’ Online Workshop

 What is Y-PATH PE 4 Me?

Y-PATH ‘PE 4 Me’ is a Junior Cycle Physical Education (JC PE) programme for post primary schools, which aims to improve physical activity among young people. This JC PE programme complements the learning outcomes for students, as set out in the new Curriculum Specification. Please note that this programme is available only to PE teachers.

Teachers who take part in this Y-PATH ‘PE 4 Me’ CPD will receive a FREE pack with lesson plans, posters, student journals, as well as access to an online teachers portal, containing digital resources to assist with lessons.

Teachers must complete a one-hour e-learning course on the Irish Heart Foundation website www.irishheart.ie/y-path prior to attending the online workshop.

Y-PATH ‘PE 4 Me’ - Benefits for your students:

  • Empowers students and helps to build motivation and confidence.
  • Develops fundamental movement skills and physical literacy.
  • Provides opportunities to participate in a variety of enjoyable activities.
  • Aims to reduce the age-related decline in physical activity common among post primary school age students.

Y-PATH ‘PE 4 Me’ - Benefits for teachers:

  • Uses a whole-school approach with elements for students, teachers and parents.
  • Evidence based, backed by over 12 years of research.
  • Clear wellbeing indicator links highlighted for each lesson.
  • Designed by teachers for teachers.
  • Does not require any major equipment to run lessons.
  • Free Y-PATH ‘PE 4 Me’ pack with lesson plans, resource cards and posters.

Please note as a reminder that teachers must complete a one-hour e-learning course on the Irish Heart Foundation website www.irishheart.ie/y-path before attending the online Education Centre workshop.

This programme is delivered in partnership by the Irish Heart Foundation, Dublin City University, University College Cork endorsed by Sports Ireland.

If you have any further questions, contact the Irish Heart Foundation schools team on:(01) 6685001 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Course Properties

Course date 17-04-2024 6:00 pm
End Date 17-04-2024 8:00 pm
Fee Free
Speaker Irish Heart Foundation
Select Hours 2
Location Online

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