The Bluearth Foundation is a national not-for-profit organisation whose focus is to increase the levels of physical activity amongst Australians, in particular school aged children. In 2014, Bluearth is working in more than 300 schools Australia wide.
This program involves specifically designed games, movements and postures that meet Physical Education (PE) curriculum requirements. Bluearth provides an inclusive, enjoyable and non-threatening learning environment to achieve improved social, personal, physical and academic outcomes. It addresses the following critical areas of student development:
- Ability to concentrate and remain focussed on specific tasks
- Self confidence
- Awareness of others
- A willingness to accept new challenges
- Improving behaviour / choices