Students are Learning in Gym Class About Other Subjects

In South Bend Indiana, students are learning in gym class about other subjects. One morning, Perley Fine Arts Academy physical education teacher Patricia Morton told her second grade gym class to place their hands on their chests after vigorous jumping jacks, and feel...

How To Fight Childhood Obesity In Gym Class

According to a study published in the Journal of Health Economics an additional hour every week in gym class was linked to a 4.8% reduction in fifth-graders’ odds of being obese.  Researchers noted that the impact of more physical-education time each week on...