Center continues to offer free SRTS Webinars

The National Center for Safe Routes to School continues to offer free SRTS-related Webinars through its partnership with America Walks. The next topic in the Webinar series will be:Photo of Principal with children

"Who Cares About Safe Routes? How to Make the Case in Your Community"

Presented by Kit Keller and Linda Tracy, Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals
April 29, 2008 at 2PM EST

To register for the Webinar, please visit www.americawalks.org/Content/10108/
Webinar_April_29_2008.html
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During the hour-long Webinar, Keller and Tracy will present tips for engaging local professionals and organizations for help in planning and implementing a Safe Routes to School program. Many times these individuals are already engaged in the issues surrounding Safe Routes to School, but simply call it by another name.

The video and audio of the March Webinar, "Starting a SRTS Program with Zero Funds" presented by Ian Thomas, is archived and available at http://www.saferoutesinfo.org/training/can_webinars.cfm.

The Safe Routes Coaching Action Network Webinars are designed to educate individuals and organizations on topics that will assist with successful outreach efforts. The Network will also offer Webinar participants the option to receive a coaching session from America Walks for assistance with their local outreach efforts. By offering follow-up coaching and education, the Network aims to increase the priority of and resources dedicated towards improving Safe Routes to School efforts. For more information on the Webinar series, please visit www.americawalks.org/Content/10082/Safe_Routes_CAN_Presentation_Schedule.html.