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This page provides links to various Physical Education web sites. . It must be noted however that external websites are outside of the control of the PDST. 


Department of Education and Skills       



 NCCA - JC Physical Education




    An Active School is a school that strives to achieve a physically educated and physically active school community. Active School Flag       



  Coordinating, facilitating and advocating for the inclusion of people with disabilities in Sport, Physical Activity and Physical Education. CARA Adapated Physical Activity Centre   



 School can make a substantial contribution to the health and well-being of the whole school community. Schools for health in Ireland provides a framework for a school to assess health needs and begin a process of working towards better health for all who learn and work within the school setting.  Health Promoting Schools




Physical Education Association of Ireland        Association for PE UK              Irish Primary PE Association





  The one-stop shop for physical activity information. The aim is to encourage people to become more physically active by creating awareness of the opportunities for physical activity at local, regional and national levels. The website also contains lots of information on physical activity: the benefits, how to get started, tips to stay motivated etc.Get Ireland Active


  Ireland Active is a not for profit company limited by guarantee to provide support and services to create the platforms to professionalise our industry through standards and best practice whilst simultaneously developing the synergies to engage more people to be more active more often – thus providing for a healthier nation. Ireland Active         


         Scoilnet is the Department of Education and Skills (DES) official portal for Irish education. Originally launched in 1998, the website is managed by PDST Technology in Education on behalf of the DES. Scoilnet collaborates with practising teachers to maintain and manage the content on the website.    Access Resources, collaborative websites, online encyclopaedia, scoilnet webhosting/blogs & Scoilnet accountsScoilnet 


  The Irish Heart Foundation is the national charity fighting heart disease and stroke, funded 92 per cent by public donations. Irish Heart Foundation 



 TeacherCPD.ie currently hosts PDST Technology in Education's online continuing professional development for teachers in Irish primary and post primary schools on the subject of integrating ICT in teaching and learning. These courses are available to teachers only. TeacherCPD




Nike - Designed to Move       Irish Sports Council