Mr. Michael Anderson has been a physical education teacher at Leyden High School for the past 9 years. By incorporating various educational practices in exercise science, sport and nutrition Mr. Anderson has helped Leyden students gain a greater understanding in overall physical wellness so they may lead an active and healthy lifestyle. Michael has always had a passion for teaching physical education as well as coaching. It is Mr. Anderson's goal to improve students growth in the areas of strength training, plyometrics, agility training as well as yoga. Over the past 9 years Mr. Anderson has helped students with their personal fitness goals along with creating personal exercise plans increasing students overall wellness contributing to a healthy lifestyle well after they leave Leyden High School. In addition to teaching Michael has been a varsity football coach and head sophomore basketball coach.