Sports Authority of Gujarat conducts largest Physical Education teacher training program in the state ‘Aims to train 1500 PE Teachers’

Sports Authority of Gujarat conducts largest Physical Education teacher training program in the state ‘Aims to train 1500 PE Teachers’

Excellence in Learning and Management of Sports and Physical Literacy (ELMS) Sports Foundation is conducting the first workshop in the ‘Train the Trainers’ program under the patronage of Sports Authority of Gujarat (SAG).

The ELMS team of experts will conduct 3 day training for~170 Physical Education (PE) teachers from the 4 zones of Gujarat. The workshop will deliver the first module of ‘Master Trainer's Training’ and will be held from 25th July to 2nd August in Bhavnagar, Gujarat.

This is one of the biggest project of its kind in the country in the field of Physical Education. It will touch upon topics such as Physical Literacy, the role of Physical Education, value-based education, child psychology, and child development.

“This workshop is first vital step towards our goal of empowering the Physical Education teachers with the right knowledge and support to get optimal results for their efforts. This promises to be an exciting moment for all involved.” Badminton legend Pullela Gopichand, a mentor and promoter of ELMS, said.

Olympic Gold medallist, Abhinav Bindra said “This workshop will impart modern techniques and practices at the grassroots level. This program will impact these PE teachers and the ~45k students they train in school and outside school.”

The workshop sessions will be delivered by the team of experts of ELMS Sports Foundation from 25th July to 2nd August at Bhavnagar Sports Complex, Bhavnagar, Gujarat.