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Gym Credit for Gardening? Hallelujah.

March 30, 2010
Gym Credit for Gardening? Hallelujah.

I LOVE THIS. According to the New York Times, students at Princeton Public High School can, for physical-education credit, opt out of traditional gym class…and take gardening instead. The idea was conceived by Matt Wilkinson, a physical-education teacher and former wresting coach. “We’re giving students another option to mainstream physical education,” says Mr. Wilkinson. “How… Read more »