Premier League Primary Stars, supported by the appeal of the Premier League and professional football clubs like Bradford City, is a programme aimed at inspiring young children to learn, be active and develop important life skills.
This is done through the availability of completely free curriculum-linked teaching resources which support English, Maths, PSHE and PE. All these resources are underpinned with crucial Premier League values of resilience, diversity, self-esteem and fair play.
Professional football club staff also assist teachers in delivering fun and educational sessions in all subjects to local schools. This includes friendly competitions from football tournaments to reading challenges.
90% of teachers feel that the programme has increased their pupils’ demonstration of at least one key life value, with resilience, determination and self-esteem coming out top.
Almost 90% of teachers who used the PE resources agree that the programme has increased their pupils’ enjoyment of sport and physical activity.
8 in 10 teachers said that the programme has had a positive impact on their school community.