International Physical Literacy Conference 2019: Physical Literacy A Deeper Dive Conference Proceedings

IPLA CONFERENCE 2019 A Deeper Dive into Physical Literacy 10 – 12 JUNE 2019 The University of Gloucestershire Oxstalls Campus Gloucestershire (UK) Conference Programme IPLA Conference Programme 2019 Conference Presentations Day 1 Dominic Cunliffe HSIN-HENG Chen Amit Malik Helen Hughes & Gethin Thomas Mon Trevor Smith Day 2 ASHISH Gillian Bartle Hannah Goss Marc Gregson Sum Kim Wai Raymond Please … Read More


We have the AGM scheduled for Wednesday 12th June 2019 (following this year’s IPLA Conference 2019 (and will also be available via Skype)) and this will allow us to appoint the Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary and Treasurer. Although we have colleagues currently fulfilling these roles we would be quite happy for others, who are interested and prepared to commit time … Read More

Taiwan – Taipei – National Taiwan Normal University – February/March 2019

Following a very successful visit to National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU) in Taipei – August 2018, where I presented sessions on physical literacy to the 250 delegates at their Teaching Symposium, the university managed to access government funds to consider the future direction for physical education in the country. A select group of 80 teachers was chosen by the lead … Read More

Nepal April 2019

Initial impressions were that Nepal is a very similar environment to India and these were confirmed over the next few days. Vibrant and chaotic towns and cities merge into rural areas where life is simple and agricultural.

Tom and Emma’s PGCE Podcast

The purpose of this PGCE podcast is to chat around various topics linked to both being a PGCE student as well as different theoretical concepts that might be significant to different subject areas or Initial Teacher Training and Education (ITTE) in general.

Physical Literacy Across The World Resources and References

Dr. Margaret Whitehead is due to launch her next book “Physical Literacy Across the World”. In the new book she makes reference to a number of resources and references that the IPLA have developed since its incorporation in 2014. These resources and references are identified below: IPLA and Associated Resources for PLAW Physical Literacy Charting Progress Tool – Physical Literacy … Read More

AGM 2018 Minutes

Attached are the minutes from the IPLA AGM 2018 which was held on the 28th of November 2018. IPLA AGM Minutes 2018


IPLA Request for Support The IPLA has been expanding its interests and influence over the last four years and we are in a position now where we feel that we need to engage more of our members in more active roles. We have the AGM scheduled for Wednesday 28th November 2018 (via Skype) and this will allow us to appoint … Read More

IPLA Foundation Course

Interested in learning more about physical literacy? Attend an IPLA course online or in person.