This brand new course is focused on outstanding fresh, innovative teaching techniques, this course will optimise teaching and learning strategies to increase independent learning and improve engagement, motivation and attainment of students.


  • Actively engage with innovative teaching methods specific to PE

  • Develop your teaching in the most difficult topic areas

  • Opportunity to be in the position of the learner and utilise innovative ideas

  • Improve student engagement, motivation and attainment

  • Add to your existing range of teaching strategies


“Excellent course, good resources and discussion points. Good to discuss similar experiences/queries with other teachers.” – Denstone College, Friday 18th November 2016


COURSE DATES London, Thursday 09 March 2017
London, Thursday 15 June 2017
WHO FOR?  All PE Teachers
Subject leaders
Heads of Department
IN-SCHOOL You can also book this as an In-School Course
Detailed notes On-line materials
Powerpoint presentations CPD Certificate
 High quality training facilities Sit-down buffet lunch



10.00am – 11.00am: Innovative teaching methods to improve attainment

  • Explore the theory and benefits behind active learners
  • Proven activities to improve attainment in practical movement analysis

11.00am – 11.15am: Break


11.15am – 12.30pm: Why active learners make better progress

  • Examples of innovative resources to create an active classroom
  • Resources and ideas for differentiation and encourage higher order thinking
  • Using active learning to make complicated and timely concepts easy

12.30pm – 1.30pm: Lunch


1.30pm – 2.40pm: Creating better learners in PE

  • New approaches to develop student ownership of learning and independence
  • How to become a facilitator in the PE classroom using topics such as the golden triangle
  • When to use software and technology to motivate and engage GCSE learners

2.40pm – 3.40pm: Effective assessment and feedback

  • Improving effective feedback to drive students’ progress
  • Explore a range of question techniques to stretch all learners
  • Innovative games and activities to promote effective revision

3.40pm – 4.00pm: Discussion and Depart


Jackie Brookes

Jackie Brookes is an experienced teacher of 16 years, with 5 years working as an AST and as a lead practitioner focussing on whole school teaching and learning. Her results at all levels are consistently above National average. She specialises in active teaching and learning approaches. Jackie has taught all aspects of A level and BTEC and specialises in physiology whereby these engaging ideas allow students to grasp difficult concepts. She is fully involved in the examination process at GCSE, BTEC and A level with both AQA and Pearson and has been an integral part of virtual resource building for the developing PE resource