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Posted at 4:07 PM ET, 02/ 2/2010

Schools and overweight kids

By Valerie Strauss

Would you support a university's decision to grant diplomas to overweight students only if they took a special fitness class?

One school actually required this.

Read about what happened at Lincoln University in Pennsylvania --and how schools are dealing with the obesity epidemic among young people at my colleague Lenny Bernstein’s fitness column called The Misfits.


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By Valerie Strauss  | February 2, 2010; 4:07 PM ET
Categories:  Health  | Tags:  health, physical education  
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