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Published on 21 January 2020

FREE - Primary PE & School Sport Conference 2020

Supporting schools to ensure compliance and providing sustainable strategies to demonstrate the contribution of PE, Sport and physical activity to whole school improvement

The 2020 Black Country Primary PE & School Sport Premium Conference is aiming to be bigger and better than 2019. To book your place Click here

Who is it for?


  • Head Teachers
  • Subject Leaders
  • Govenors
  • Teachers

The conference is FREE* to attend, and is an opportunity for you to identify how to use the Primary PE and Sport Premium Funding in an effective, sustainable and accountable way.

* Please note if you are a private provider or deliverer, or work in schools based outside the Black Country and would like to attend the Conference, a charge of £50 will be applicable. Please complete the registration as normal and the team will be in touch.


8.45am - 9.30am - Registration, Marketplace & Networking


9.30am - 10.25am - Welcome and Keynote Speakers


10.25am - 3.05pm - 3 workshops including lunch and marketplace


3.05pm - 3.30pm - Q & A Panel


3.30pm - 3.45pm - Primary PE & Sport Premium Awards


Key Note Speakers - The conference will include key updates from Mike DiaperOBE, Executive Director of Children and Young People, Sport England and will be hosted by Jacqui Oatley MBE, ITV Sport presenter, the first female commentator on Match of the Day, FA Qualified football coach and an Ambassador for Women in Football.


During the conference you have the opportunity to attend 3 workshops during the day. All workshops will support schools to develop sustainable plans and provide schools with the tools and resources to enhance, impact and improve outcomes for pupils.


Workshops include:


  • Creating active schools
  • Ofsted: A PE Deepdive
  • Swimming guidance and resources
  • Mental wellbeing initiatives
  • Extending community use of school facilities and funding opportunities
  • Active Travel initiatives and opportunities
  • Practical Teacher CPD - gymnastics


An official event photographer will be at the event. Please let us know if you DO NOT wish to be photographed.

To book your place Click Here 

Black Country Primary PE & Sport Premium Awards


We will also be announcing the winners of the 2020 Black Country Primary PE and Sport Premium Awards during the conference.


These awards will celebrate the achievements and good work of our schools during 2019/20. Nominations are now open with the winning schools being announced during the conference.


The winners will automatically be nominated for a West Midlands Award later in the year.


The 3 categories available for nomination are:


  • Physical Activity & Health Enhancing Initiatives
  • Whole School Improvement
  • Up-Skilling Staff


For more information on the awards, the criteria and to download a nomination form, click here.


The closing date for all nominations is: Midnight on Sunday 1st March 2020


If you have any questions regarding the conference you can email jennifer_oakes@blackcountryconsortium.co.uk or call Jen on 01384 471113.


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