PESSPA events

Tuesday 25 June 2024

9.30am to 3.30pm, Student Life Building (Sports Hall and Outdoor Learning Zone)

This face-to-face event is for primary and secondary teachers, Sport/PE students, trainee teachers and sports coaches working in schools.

The event will:

  • disseminate the research activity and projects across LJMU PESSPA network.
  • reflect upon the findings and recommendations of the Ofsted subject PE report series (Sept 2023)
  • celebrate collaborative activities/events.

Event schedule

Introduction and welcome: Dr Colum Cronin

Practical activities

  • Dance: Kelly Massey
  • Orienteering: Enrich Education

Lunch (provided)


  • Co-development of a gamified physical education movement competence Intervention (Jenna Rice PhD)
  • Exploring the impact of physical education video tasks on practical performance. An evidence based analysis (Dave Horrocks)
  • How can we facilitate the engagement of Muslim students in PE? What are the requirements and considerations for students and PE teachers (YST)
  • St Hilda’s CE High School Gymnastics Club (ECT Perspective Ella Robinson)

Keynote speaker: Professor Ken Green PE review, reflection, and recommendations for change.

Further information

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