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School Climate for Active Travel Survey

Assessment instrument for use with older elementary students to measure perception of encouragement, praise and importance placed on walking to school at the school itself.

Authoring Organization: 
Evenson KR, Motl RW, Birnbaum AS, and Ward DS

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Will my state be accepting more SRTS project applications?

The best person to address this question is the Safe Routes to School Coordiantor within your state's Department of Transportation. To view your state program's website and obtain the contact information of your SRTS Coordinator, please visit our Find State Contacts page.

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An Evaluation of Walkable Community and Safe Routes to School Workshops in Westchester County, New York

From 2001 to 2008, several Walkable Community and Safe Routes to School workshops were held in
various communities and schools throughout Westchester County. This report evaluates the Walkable
Community and SRTS workshops in terms of 1) how they were perceived by the participants and 2) the
level of follow-up activity and degree of implementation of recommendations that were generated at the
workshops. The evaluation was performed through in-person interviews with the workshop participants.

Authoring Organization: 
Westchester County Department of Transportation
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Guidelines for Walking School Bus -- Spanish

The Atlanta Bicycle Campaign offers a Walking School Bus Guidelines fact sheet in Spanish. This two-page fact sheet is part of an educational program package designed to promote alternative means for children to get to school.

Authoring Organization: 
Atlanta Bicycle Coalition

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Walk to School Walkability Checklist

Includes questions about the school route for children and adults in a brief checklist. Questions focus on children's experience walking to school, including driver behavior and physical conditions, as well as their reasons for choosing a particular mode of transportation to school.

Authoring Organization: 
California Center for Physical Activity

School Zone Traffic Safety Evaluation

Addresses school population characteristics, physical setting, transportation and education issues, and traffic enforcement strategies. An introduction, glossary, instructions, and other supporting materials are included. Some of the information is Colorado-specific.

Authoring Organization: 
Colorado Department of Transportation

America Walks Safe Routes to School Start-up Checklist

SAFE ROUTES to SCHOOL START-UP CHECKLIST

Authoring Organization: 
America Walks & Physical Activity and Policy Research Network