I’mPOSSIBLE Teacher Training Workshop

About:

I’mPOSSIBLE is an education programme developed by the Agitos Foundation, the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) development arm, to spread the Paralympic values and the vision of the Paralympic Movement to young people throughout the world. Through education of inclusion and the Paralympic values, I’mPOSSIBLE aims to challenge and change the perceptions of how young people perceive people with an impairment, thus bringing about a more inclusive society.

2021 Workshops:

Thank you for your interest. The next run of the I’mPOSSIBLE Teacher Training Workshop will be in 2021. Stay tuned for more information.

In the lead-up to the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics to be held in August 2021, the Singapore Disability Sports Council (SDSC) is bringing I’mPOSSIBLE Workshop to Singapore for a fifth run in 2021. 

Partners: Agitos Foundation, Nippon Foundation Paralympic Support Centre, Global Sport Development Foundation, Japanese Paralympic Committee

What to Expect:  I’mPOSSIBLE is an education programme aimed at challenging and changing the perceptions of how young people perceive people with an impairment, thus bringing about a more inclusive society. 

Teachers will be given a short course on the Paralympic Movement, the learning materials developed for the Paralympic Movement (lesson plans, handouts, videos, activities), and ways to engage their students. The half-day training will comprise 20% theory and 80% activities. 

Post-Workshop Learning Trip to Japan for Potential Teacher Trainers

SDSC will also be recruiting attendees of the workshops who are willing to become teacher trainers for future I’mPOSSIBLE Workshops to undergo a learning trip to Japan and observe I’mPOSSIBLE sessions in action in Japanese schools. Details will be provided to attendees during the workshop.

Who should Attend: PE HODs / teachers, Character / Citizenship Education HODs / teachers, level heads or subject teachers who are interested in promoting the Paralympic spirit to their students, aged between 6 to 17 years old.

Workshop Slots and Format: To be announced

Registration: I’mPOSSIBLE Workshop is supported by Micron Foundation. More details to be announced soon.

If you have any enquiries about the I’mPOSSIBLE Workshop, please email i.m.possible@sdsc.org.sg.