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					All the latest news from Get Set, the official London     September 2009
2012 education programme




Welcome to the September edition of Get Set news.                            Useful links

This month we are very proud to announce the first                           Every month we bring
members of the Get Set network and reveal the                                you quick links to
London 2012 education logo! We are also launching                            diferent parts of the Get
some brilliant 1000 days to go resources to help you                         Set website. This month
get the new term off to a flying start.                                      we remind you about....

We hope you're inspired by the stories of the first Get   Enter the          Green Britain Day map
Set network members and apply to join too!                LAFTAs to win
                                                          a trip to the      Be inspired by schools
                                                          Olympic Park!      across the UK who took
                                                                             part in Green Britain
                                                          26 September       Day!
Get Set network is launched!                              is European
                                                          Languages Day      View the Green Britain
                                                          - why not mark     Day map
                                                          the occassion
                                                          by entering the
                                                          Languages and      Coming soon....
                                                          Film Talent
                                                          Awards to be in    Interested in
                                                          with a chance of   enterprise?
                                                          winning a visit
                                                          to the Olympic     Throughout this year,
Today we announce the first members of our special        Park and a visit   Get Set will be on the
London 2012 community, theGet Set network who will        from an athlete?   road across the UK
also be the first to gain use of the London 2012                             delivering exciting
education logo!                                           Find out more      communication events
                                                                             which will tell you all
The education logo has been designed by our Live It.                         about the enterprise
Breathe It. Design It. competition winner Reiss Jones,                       resources available
an 18 year old Graphics student from Kent. The logo                          through Get Set.
is now being used by members of the Get Set
network . They have the right to use it on their school                      If you are interested in
sign, headed paper, newsletter and website. Plus                             hearing more, please
they get a plaque for the school/college and a                               email us your contact
certificate marking their achievements.                 Enterprise          details.
                                                        Trading Game
In addition to all this, they will also have priority   launching this      SmallSteps4Life
access to our exclsuive London 2012 rewards and         month!
opportunities!                                                              The Food Standards
                                                        This month          Agency and
Joining the network is easy - just blog about the       London 2012         partners are developing
London 2012-related work you've been doing. Then        partner BP are      the SmallSteps4Life
complete the simple, three-step online application      launching a         programme which will
form telling us how you and your students plan to       game which          provide fun and exciting
demonstrate your commitment to the Olympic and          allows students     ways for young people
Paralympic Values on your journey to 2012!              to simulate real-   to improve their health
                                                        life oil trading    and wellbeing by
                                                        and put into        challenging themselves
Read the news                                           practice the        to eat well, get active
Find out more                                           skills and          and feel good.
                                                        values that are
                                                        essential for       SmallSteps4Life
                                                        success in          will launch in October.
                                                        business.           Watch this space!
The countdown has begun!
                                                        Register your       Find out more about
                                                        interest and        Healthy and Active
                                                        pre-order a         Lifestyles
                                                        DVD


                                                                            Get Set goes out and
                                                                            about....

                                                                            Scottish Learning
                                                                            Festival
On 31 October we will mark 1000 days to go until the
                                                                            23-24 September
start of the London 2012 Olympic Games and on 3
                                                        Take the STEM       SECC, Glasgow
December we'll be celebrating 1000 days until the
                                                        Challenge!          Stand no. E30.
Paralympic Games begin. We invite you to join us in
marking these milestones and have launched some
                                                        Next month          NCSL hotseat
new resources to help you get going.
                                                        London 2012
                                                        and STEMNET         From 25 September you
The Primary resources support you to teach
                                                        (the Science,       can join a debate with
numeracy and the Secondary resources support
                                                        Technology,         Nick Fuller, Head of
PSHE teaching. You'll also find our '1000 days and
                                                        Engineering         Education at LOCOG
me' film featuring Tom Daley and a whole host of
                                                        and Maths           on leadership issues in
other people who are working on delivering the
                                                        Network) launch     the context of the
Games in London in 2012.
                                                        the first in a      Games.
These resources will arrive in the post later in the    series of
                                                        London 2012-        TES London
week but if you can't wait, you can view them online
too.                                                    related
                                                        challenges.         2-3 October
Why not blog about how you've used the resources?           Students will be    National Hall,
Or better still, ask your students to tell us about their   asked to apply      Kensington Olympia,
countdown!                                                  their STEM          London
                                                            learning to real-   Stand no. E26
View the resources                                          life problems       Unsubscribe
                                                            related to the
                                                            Games. Look
                                                            out for more
                                                            details!

                                                            Find out more

				
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