Staying active is important but are virtual gym classes effective?

Some question if virtual gym classes are effective

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — It’s a fact of online learning -- there is a whole lot of screen time.

But staying active is so important for children as they return to a different kind of learning.

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Physical education is a vital part of any school day, much like everything else. Some are asking, however, if virtual gym class is effective.

>> In the video at the top of this page, sports anchor Matt Harris got an inside look at how one Cabarrus County school is addressing that challenge and getting students up and moving.

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