We don’t move for functional reasons, we move for the joy of it. , Greg Dryer
The Primary PE Huddle is back for Series 3 with a whole new host of experts from across the sport and physical activity sector.
To kick off the series, we welcome Greg Dryer, co-founder and CEO of miMove.
Who is Greg Dryer?
Greg is the co-founder and CEO of miMove, the world’s first bespoke app enabling schools to help pupils make physical activity a normal and regular part of their lives.
Prior to the creation of miMove, Greg was founder and director of the Centre for Physical Education, Sport and Activity at Kingston University (CPESA) after a long teaching career that afforded him the opportunity to work with all ages from pre-school through to post-grad.
Greg is a highly experienced physical educator and critical thinker, having led PE departments in three London schools before moving into higher education.
Greg’s work disrupts exclusive practices in PE and sport. Drawing inspiration from psychology, critical theory, pedagogy and economics, Greg reimagines PE and sport practices to create more equitable and fulfilling experiences that will enable our profession to deliver more effectively on our universal goal: More young people finding a place for physical activity in their lives.
What’s discussed in this episode?
· Never stop learning, don’t shortcut what goes wrong.
· Let’s trigger the conversation.
· Everyone needs to find their playground.
· Experiences that trigger an emotional response, embed life habits.
· Stay in your lane and cut the confusion.
· What is the clear journey?