Tag: physical education

Pumping Iron. Junior Brian Joseph practices a seated leg extension in his weight training class. Joseph chose to take weight training as his physical education credit, which is required to graduate, in lieu of a traditional P.E. class. “I take [weight training] to stay in shape,” Joseph said. Photo by Ariana Perez

Participation in traditional P.E. decreasing at MSD

If any Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students were to open their Virtual Counselor page and look at their course requirements, they would see a row labeled Physical Education. But what does this “education” look like in practice? It seems as if much of the […]

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Catherine Britt takes on new teaching job with U.S. Department of Defense

Catherine Britt takes on new teaching job with U.S. Department of Defense

On Friday, Oct. 11, Culinary teacher Catherine Britt will be departing Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and flying overseas to a new school called Ramstein Air Force Base in Germany. Britt was offered an opportunity to teach American students Physical Education for third, fourth and […]

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