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Online professional learning

The School Sport Unit TPL team are excited to announce the opportunity for teachers to complete some new and existing online TPL workshops. These workshops have been either created or adapted to provide opportunities to continue sport and physical activity professional learning during 2020 and beyond.

Course enrolment is via MyPL or to enquire email us at tplschoolsport@det.nsw.edu.au


School Sport Unit - Thinking while Moving (Course Code NR31014)

View the course flyer (DOCX 71KB) for more information and to register.

Thinking while Moving (TwM) is based on Dr Nick Riley's EASY (Encouraging Activity to Stimulate Young Minds) research at the University of Newcastle in partnership with the NSW School Sport Unit. Teachers who complete this online course are encouraged to contact the school sport unit teacher professional learning team via email (tplschoolsportunit@det.nsw.edu.au) to organise a school or zone based practical session.

View the research initiatives page for more information regarding this research based course.


School Sport - Game-based learning in sport and physical activity (Course Code NR31459)

View the course flyer (DOCX 73KB) for more information and to register.

This eLearning course provides teachers with an opportunity to develop their knowledge and skills in planning and delivering quality teaching in game-based sport and physical activity lessons. Participants will explore how to implement a games-based approach to make sport and physical activity lessons engaging, positive, safe and fair for all students.

 

 

 


Meet Manager Online Course (Course Code NR09328)

View the course flyer (DOCX 45KB) for more information and to register.

There are two Meet Manager courses: Meet Manager Track and Field and Meet Manager Swimming.

Meet Manager Track and Field includes access to online instructional videos that take participants through how to use the Hytek Active Track and Field Meet Manager program for a school athletics carnival.

Meet Manager Swimming includes access to instructional videos that take participants through how to use the Hytek Active Swimming Meet Manager program for a school swimming carnival.

Both of these courses are completed via Microsoft Teams and all participants have access to support both during and after completing the course.


Athletics Officials Rules Refresher Online Course (Course Code NRG00434)

View the course flyer (DOCX 83KB) for more information and to register.

This course provides an opportunity for teachers who have completed the full day face to face workshop – School Athletics Officiating to remain qualified and current with rule changes. This course is offered once at the start of the new rule period as a VC, as well as then being available for participants to watch the recording of the VC (via Microsoft Teams), where rules and procedures of the current Competition and Technical Rule Book were addressed. This course is updated every two years as per World Athletics rule updates.

 

 

 


Cross Country Officials Accreditation Online Workshop (Course Code NR09399)

View the course flyer (DOCX 83KB) for more information and to register.

This course is directed at the general classroom teacher who would like support in organising and conducting a school cross country carnival. The course covers cross country rules and how to be a competent cross-country official at both school, zone, regional and state cross country carnivals.

This course is offered once at the start of the new rule period as a VC, as well as then being available for participants to watch the recording of the VC (via Microsoft Teams), where rules and procedures of the current Competition and Technical Rule Book were addressed. This course is updated every two years as per World Athletics rule updates.

 

 

 

 


The following courses provide a process of teacher-led improvement practices in implementing quality sport and physical activity policies, programs and practices within the school.