Matthew Pomeroy is a PE teacher at Merton Intermediate School in Merton, Wisconsin. He offers students a choice every day: They can play volleyball or do yoga; they can practice archery or work out in the weight room. Zumba. CrossFit. Geocaching. Tabata. Spinning. All these and more are offered to encourage students to move.
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