Professional and vocational development is at the heart of the WIPL philosophy. We run a variety of accredited courses for the Health, Fitness and Outdoor Professions industry.
Early Years and Foundation Phase
WIPL works with pre-school staff, teachers, teaching assistants, coaches and parents to help develop Physical Literacy in Early Year and Foundation Phase settings.
WIPL is researching the development of Physical Literacy in its broadest sense. Links to publications can be found here, along with a range of resources to support the development of Physical Literacy.
Physical Literacy News & Blog
Human babies are very helpless when they are born. Most mammals are able to walk almost straight away. Humans are born at this helpless stage of development because the human brain is so large that if the baby was more developed it would be too big for the mother to […]
You may or may not have heard of physical literacy. It is an idea that is becoming more popular with governments and sports in many countries. It is based on the idea that we as humans are one whole being and not a separate body and brain. ‘Of course we […]
In my work I research how well children are learning to move and how we can develop programmes to help them. I study the links between moving and how well children learn and develop. When I run training sessions with teachers and parents they are always amazed by how important […]