Posted 2009-04-15 15:26:20 by Jun Akiyama
News URL: http://www.examiner.com/x-5948-SF-Ma...Jennifer-Smith
This article entitled "Martial artists making a difference: Jennifer Smith"
describes Jennifer's involvement in Santa Cruz, CA, in the "Physical Education for Body, Mind and Spirit" program which includes aikido for alternative education students funded by the US Department of Education.
From the article: "The goal in establishing this program was not only developing and maintaining physical fitness and dealing with the national problem with childhood obesity, but also to help students find ways to begin making healthy life-style choices."
~~~ To submit a news item to AikiWeb's front page, click here