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Tool Kit

To learn more details about a Walk to School program in your community, download our extensive ready to use tool kit:
Table of Contents

Introduction
The Tool Kit
Frequently Asked Questions

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Walk to School Day
Keys to a Successful Walk to School Day
Steps to Planning Walk to School Day
Sample Proclamations

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Walk to School Programs
Checklist ~ Walk (or Bike) to School
Step 1: Identify Interest
Step 2: Informational Meeting
Step 3: Assessment
Step 4: Planning Meeting
Step 5: Implementation
Step 6: Evaluation
Step 7: Future Planning
Walk to School Resources

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Media
Get Your Messages Out
Earned Media ~ Television, Print, and Radio
Prepare Written Materials ~ A Media Kit
Sample Press Releases
Supplementary Press Kit Materials
Quick Facts
Surgeon General's Call to Action
Colorado Pedestrian Month ~ 31 Safety Tips

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Contact Information

Leslie Feuerborn
Colorado Safe Routes to School
4201 E. Arkansas Ave, Shumate Bldg
Denver CO 80222-3406
303-757-9088
dot_srts@state.co.us

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