Pueblo

Home-schooled students experience P.E. through CSU-Pueblo program

Originally published Dec. 9, 2017 in the Pueblo Chieftain.

Whether you called it PE, gym class or phys ed, the class was always a part of the day for kids in public schools.

But how do home-schooled kids get a crack at it?

At Colorado State University-Pueblo, home-schooled kids are moving, learning about fitness, improving their coordination, building strength and enjoying their physical selves in a variety of ways.

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YMCA of Kanawha Valley offering winter physical education classes for home-schooled children

Originally published Dec. 27, 2017 in the West Virginia Gazette-Mail.

By Ben Calwell

Children who are home-schooled often miss out on the kinds of physical education programs their peers receive in public or private schools.

The YMCA of the Kanawha Valley recognizes this, and, for about the last 20 years, it has offered a program it calls Homeschool Physical Education.

The winter semester of the Homeschool PE program starts Jan. 9, said YMCA of Kanawha Valley Director of Tennis Mindy White.

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