The Maltese Association for Physical Education aims to bring the Physical Educator together with the vision of strengthening the field of PE and Sport in our schools.
The Maltese Association for Physical Education (MAPE) was launched on Thursday, 24 November 2011, at the Institute for Physical Education and Sport at the University of Malta.
MAPE aims to bring the Physical Educator together with the vision of strengthening the field of PE and Sport in our schools. The newly elected team on the committee made up of experienced teachers and lecturers in Physical Education along with its members, shall strive to facilitate the exchange of knowledge, skills and ideas amongst its members; to promote and disseminate good practices and local research as well as to set up working groups on specific and relevant topics aiming at improving the quality of the teaching- learning process. MAPE also believes in fostering the professional development of P.E. teacher at all levels of education as well as supporting the professional development of class teachers in primary schools. Last but not least MAPE aims to promote the importance of Physical Education as a means of promoting a healthy lifestyle.
Membership is open for all PE teachers in State, Church and Independent Schools, PE graduate teachers currently not teaching the subject, Lectures in PE and Sport, ex-PE teachers, retired PE teachers and University PE students.