The University of Worcester is a renowned centre for teacher education and has long championed inclusive education. In recent years, their work has won a global reputation. In partnership with the World Academy of Sport (WAoS) they have launched a new global Physical Education/Sport Teacher Training Centre to deliver inclusive education around the world.
WAoS is already a global leader in providing certified training solutions to the sports industry. For example, its Athlete Friendly Education Centres support student-athletes in combining both their sporting and academic careers.
Vice Chancellor and Chief Executive of the University of Worcester, Professor David Green, said: “Staff and students at the University of Worcester are passionately committed to ensuring everyone, regardless of ability, impairment, gender, race or age, has access to opportunities. This commitment, over many years, has made the university into a world leader in inclusion from teaching through culture to the creation of new facilities. We are delighted with this wonderful opportunity to share our passion, professionalism and expertise with educators around the world. Our aim is inclusion for all.”