The Physically Educated Individual

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Alex Sporticus   With every government initiative in education there are unforeseen consequences. The current drive to build character through sport (and other activities) is having, in my opinion, an unforeseen negative impact on curriculum PE. Staffing, finances, facilities and time are being redistributed from PE provision to school sport provision. Now this might not […]

Automatisms and Intelligence

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Christian Rabhansl In my first article, “Are you on automatic pilot?”, I wrote some versatile thoughts about automatisms. Biologically seen, an automatism is one part of your behavior, like the underlying motor patterns you perform each day, each second, to achieve a certain goal. These automatisms behind your action are working underneath your conscious level, […]