FATIMA BINT MUBARAK LADIES SPORTS ACADEMY

1ST PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHERS FORUM

 15 SEP  2015  / 08:00 - 14:00 

 

Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union (GWU), Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation (FDF) and President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood; and H.H. Sheikha Fatima Bint Hazza Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairperson of the Board of Directors of the Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA), and Chairwoman of the Abu Dhabi Ladies Club, the FBMA in partnership with the Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) and the Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC) are organising this September the first ever Physical Education (PE) Teachers Forum , which will take place on 15 September 2015 at the Yas Marina, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

 

 Objective:

Coinciding with the beginning of the school year, the PE Teachers Forum aims to bring together PE teachers from mixed and girls-only government and private schools across Abu Dhabi and the Emirates, with a view to facilitate an open discussion and exchange on the PE curriculum in the country. The Forum will take stock of the way and means by which youth is introduced to sports at school and how sport participation can be further encouraged through existing education mechanisms.

 Programme :

The Forum will evolve around the four following thematic areas 45 min each, guided by presentations of distinguished international professors in the sports field:

  • Pedagogy, Given by Ms. Sandra Geringer : what is the best approach to teaching PE and how can we encourage more participation and reward talent?
  • Sociology, Given by Dr. Dikaia Chatzieftsathiouwhy are sports important for a healthy and sustainable society, and how do sports empower girls to become strong women?
  • Psychology, Given by Dr. Nikolaos Digelidis: what is the role of the teacher-student relation in defining sport participation for a student, and how does it impact their performance?
  • Sports & Health, Given by Dr.Osama Kamel Ali Alalla: what can PE teachers do in order to inspire a healthy and active lifestyle and diet, away from eating disorders and stress?

 

Tuesday  15th  September  2015, At 08:00 - 14:00 , At YAS MARINA CIRCUIT.

8:00am – 9:00am

Registration

9:00am – 10:00am

 

 

 

10:00am - 10:15am

Speaker: Dr. Osama Kamel

Presentation Sport and health: What can PE teachers do in order

to inspire a healthy and active lifestyle and diet,

away from eating disorders and stress?

Open discussion

10:15am –  10:45am

 

 

10:45am – 11:00am

Speaker: Dr. Dikaia Chatzieftsathiou

Presentation Sociology: Why are sports important for a healthy and

sustainable society, and how do sports empower girls to become strong women?

Open discussion

11:00am – 11:30am

Coffee break

11:30am – 12:00pm

 

 

 

 

12:00pm - 12:15pm

Speaker: Ms. Sandra Geringer

Presentation Pedagogy: What is the best approach

to teaching PE and how can we encourage more participation and reward talent?

 

 

Open discussion

12:15pm – 12:45pm

 

 

 

12:45pm - 1:00pm

Speaker: Dr. Nikolaos Digelidis

Presentation Psychology: What is the role of the teacher-student relation

in defining sport participation for a student, and how does it impact their performance?

 

Open discussion

1:00pm – 2:00pm

Lunch Break 

 

 

Who can participate?

The Forum is open to all PE teachers from mixed and girls-only government and private schools across UAE. Participation will be free.

Please note that registration is required to ensure your participation, due to limited space  availability.

A detailed program for the day will be announced on our website.

 

For any inquiries, please contact the Education and Research Department at education@fbma.ae

 

 

 

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