Walk to School Day made headlines from coast to coast. Here are just a few news stories that illustrate the importance of Walk to School Day as a catalyst for Safe Routes to School activities.
Rockenbaugh Elementary in Southlake, TX (right)
Los Angeles Times
Walk to School Wednesday Highlights Traffic Rules — Austin, Texas
Walk to School Day Promotes Physical Activity — Jackson Citizen Patriot, Michigan
Cheaper by the Foot... Ann Arbor, Michigan
International Walk to School Day in Vienna, Virginia (morning show video)
Walk to School Day Gets Neighbors Together — Portsmouth, New Hampshire
New reports reflect the value of safer infrastructure, safety awareness and education for schools nationwide, and the importance of SRTS programming in active travel.
Grants award funding to 25 U.S. schools, municipalities and organizations to support bicycle and helmets safety for children.
Youth engagement theory and application can be daunting, but this webinar will discuss practical application of youth engagement theories in school-based SRTS programs.
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