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Eli Wolff: Olympian, Femalympian, Paralympian? Power of inclusion in sport This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. As the director of the Inclusive Sports Initiative at the Institute for Human Centered Design,...read more
Systematic instruction is an important instructional approach that has many benefits for people with disability. Phil Brown is an experienced expert in this field and in this episode takes us through systematic instruction and how to apply the principles in our teaching and coaching. Continue Reading Systematic Instructionread more
In part 2 of this mini-series we take a closer look at why symbols are an effective tool to aid communication and understanding, including a case study of how to use symbols for a swimming lesson. Includes 16 free swimming ‘ready to print’ symbols. Continue Reading Symbols of Inclusion (Part 2)read more
Symbols, or visual aids, can be very effective tools to help communication and understanding. They are easy to create and can be applied to any sport setting. In Part 1 of this mini-series we look at why symbols are important and how we might use them… Continue Reading Symbols of Inclusion (Part 1)read more
The Next Step program is run by Soccajoeys in Sydney. It’s a smart, inclusive and innovative program focused on helping young children with disabilities transition into regular local soccer clubs. They are doing all the rights things so there’s a lot to learn… Continue Reading Soccajoeys: Taking the Next Stepread more
Here we explore a question that has been debated for years and try to clarify the issues that impact on the required knowledge of impairment a coach should, our should not, have to coach an athlete with a disability. A fascinated and long debate—please join in and add your contribution. Continue Reading Do coaches need knowledge of impairment to coach?read more
In this episode we grab the opportunity at the ICSSPE Communities in Crisis Seminar to talk to Gudrun Doll-Tepper—a legend in the field of adapted physical activity and education. We talk to Gudrun about developments in the field and lots more in this two part video interview. Continue Reading An Interview with Gudrun Doll-Tepperread more
In this episode we self indulge in the glory of our 50th episode—give you a free poster download and show you a little how we put together the content for The Inclusion Club. Time to celebrate our 50th episode and the launch of our next generation website. Continue Reading Behind the Scenes at TICread more
Play and Train are a not-for-profit organisation from Spain that is really pushing the boundaries of inclusion. Driven by a very strong commitment and passion of Sylvana Mestre and Mariona Mademont. They are a great example of what can be achieved—in a relatively short time—when you have these key ingredients. Here, we look at their work and hear from Mariona directly. Continue Reading Play and Train from Spainread more
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