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Child Pedestrian Safety Workshops Create 100 Local Trainers
Monday, November 21, 2011
The Resource Center held six child pedestrian safety workshops during October and November, training nearly 100 parents, educators, and walking and biking advocates how to teach the new NHTSA child...
 
Summerour Middle School Kicks off Its SRTS Program
Monday, November 21, 2011
Summerour Middle School's SRTS program is now on its way, with the official kick-off event on Novmeber 20.  In addition to SRTS activities to encourage students to walk and bike to school,...
 
One more chance! The final Child Pedestrian Safety Education Workshop is next week!
Wednesday, November 9, 2011
November 9, 2011 – If you’ve heard the buzz about how great the Child Pedestrian Safety Education Workshops are and wish you could attend; you have one more opportunity on Thursday,...
 
Sally D Meadows Elementary Becomes Resource Center Partner
Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Welcome NEW PARTNER Sally D. Meadows Elementary in Vidalia! The school signed on in October and Bonnie Brantley, Safe Kids Toombs Coalition Coordinator, has already begun working with the school and...
 
First Georgia Student Tally Week is Just Around the Corner!
Wednesday, October 26, 2011
October 25, 2011 – The Georgia SRTS Resource Center designates the first week in November each year for a statewide count of how students travel to school.  Known as “Student Tally...
 
New Date and Location for Child Pedestrian Safety Education Workshop Opportunity in South Georgia!
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
October 12, 2011 -- The Georgia SRTS Resource Center is now accepting registrations for a Child Pedestrian Safety Education workshop to be conducted in Columbus, on Thursday, November 17 at...
 
SRTS Workshop at Georgia Bike Summit
Monday, October 10, 2011
The Georgia Bike Summit held in early October included a breakout session on SRTS. SOC Andy Pittman and Doug Joiner of the Georgia SRTS Network hosted the interactive session that using a map and a...
 
October 2011 Walk to School Day a Big Success in Georgia!
Thursday, October 6, 2011
Walk to School Day on October 5 2011 was an over-whelming success in Georgia.  Nearly 125 schools registered events for October 2011 Walk to School Day.  Some images from the day are...
 
Oak Hill Middle School Participates in International Walk to School Day
Wednesday, October 5, 2011
Over 1200 students from Oak Hill Middle School participated in International Walk to School Day on October 5, 2011.  The morning began with a representaive from each grade giving a short speech...
 
Status Report on SRTS Infrastructure Projects Now Available
Friday, September 30, 2011
September 30, 2011 -- The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) has issued a status report on Safe Routes to School infrastructure projects awarded in the past two years.  The 44 projects...
 
Child Pedestrian Safety Education Workshop Opportunity
Thursday, September 29, 2011
September 20, 2011 -- The Georgia SRTS Resource Center is now accepting registrations for Child Pedestrian Safety Education workshops to be conducted in locations across the state this fall.  ...
 
Child Pedestrian Safety Education Workshop Opportunity in Central Georgia
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
  The Georgia SRTS Resource Center is now accepting registrations for a Child Pedestrian Safety Education workshop to be conducted at Appling Middle School in Macon, on Wednesday, October 26....
 
Child Pedestrian Safety Education Workshop Opportunity in Coastal Georgia
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
  The Georgia SRTS Resource Center is now accepting registrations for a Child Pedestrian Safety Education workshop to be conducted at West Chatham Elementary School in Savanah, on Thursday,...
 
Child Pedestrian Safety Education Workshop Opportunity in Metro Atlanta
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
  The Georgia SRTS Resource Center is now accepting registrations for a Child Pedestrian Safety Education workshop to be conducted at Renfroe Middle School, in Decatur, on Thursday, October 20....
 
Child Pedestrian Safety Education Workshop Opportunity in Northeast Georgia
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
  The Georgia SRTS Resource Center is now accepting registrations for a Child Pedestrian Safety Education workshop to be conducted at Timothy Road Elementary School in Athens on Thursday,...
 
Child Pedestrian Safety Education Workshop Opportunity in Northwest Georgia
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
  The Georgia SRTS Resource Center is now accepting registrations for a Child Pedestrian Safety Education workshop to be conducted at Kincaid Elementary School in Cobb County on Wednesday,...
 
Crossing Guard Training Helps Students Walk and Bike to School Safely
Tuesday, August 9, 2011
The Coastal Regional Commission’s (Friend) Ron Sadowski and Alison Gramza of Safe Kids Savannah (Friend) and PACE to coordinate a Crossing Guard Train-the Trainer for the region in late July at...
 
September 8 Resource Center Webinar: How to Plan and Promote a Walk and/or Bike to School Day Event
Thursday, August 4, 2011
International Walk to School Day is just around the corner and the Georgia Safe Routes to School Resource Center is here to help. Join us for on September for a Webinar:  How to Plan and Promote...
 
City Marks Designated Safe Routes for Walking to School
Thursday, July 14, 2011
Everyone is getting ready for the start of the school year, including Decatur Public Works, Decatur Active Living and local Safe Routes to School volunteers. The City Schools of Decatur is piloting a...
 
New Georgia SRTS Webinar: Being a Friend of the Resource Center
Friday, July 1, 2011
Please join us on Wednesday, July 20, at 1 p.m. ET for a very special Georgia Safe Routes to School Resource Center webinar designed especially to showcase Resource Center Friend partners. Learn...
 
Safe Routes to School National Conference
Friday, July 1, 2011
It's the time to energize your Safe Routes to School (SRTS) planning, strengthen your networks and elevate the vision of how we all can create healthier kids and communities. Join others for...
 
Registration for International Walk to School Day 2011
Friday, April 8, 2011
Registration is now open for Walk to School Day 2011, a one-day event in the U.S. that is a part of an international effort to celebrate the many benefits of walking and bicycling to school...
 
March 2011 Newsletter
Thursday, March 31, 2011
April 1 Poster Contest Submissions Deadline Georgia Walk to School Day is WAY successful! Nominate Outstanding Partners School by April 15 Resource Center Webinar on April 27 Resource...
 
Nominate Outstanding School Partners by April 29
Thursday, March 24, 2011
The Georgia SRTS Resource Center is pleased to announce a new annual awards program that recognizes six Partner schools that have achieved great success in promoting walking and biking to school in...
 
Resource Center April 27 Webinar
Thursday, March 24, 2011
  Join us for the first Resource Center webinar on April 27 at 1 p.m. We'll help you learn more about how your partnership with the Resource Center can energize your school's SRTS...