P.E. looks different in a pandemic-affected world
Last updated 9/24/2020 at 12:11pm
RITZVILLE – Physical education is important for students. It provides a chance to not only develop physical fitness, but has been shown to be beneficial for mental and emotional needs as well.
However, when social gatherings are discouraged and even prohibited based on county guidelines, getting those students the physical activity they need looks a little different.
“There’s difficulties with a lot of different classes, certainly P.E. being one of them,” Ritzville-Lind High School athletic director Greg Whitmore said.
Whitmore is teaching health, weight training and a walk for f...