This School Gives Students PE Credit For Doing Yard Work For The Elderly And People With Disabilities

Forget dodgeball, soccer or other boring drills. One school is swapping out these traditional physical education activities for yard work.
Students at the Alternative Learning Center (ALC) in Dubuque, Iowa, can now receive physical education credit when they help senior citizens or people with disabilities with their landscaping needs. But those receiving help with their landscaping arenít the only ones who benefit.