iWalk – International Walk to School in the USA Day

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Join children and adults around the world t celebrate the benefits of walking.

Why walk?

International Walk to School is an annual event that promotes walling for several reasons:

Physical Activity / teaching safe walking skills to children / awareness of how walkable a community is and where improvements can be made / concern for the environment / reducing traffic congestion, pollution and speed near schools / taking back neighborhoods for people on foot / sharing time with community leaders, parents, and children

Get started at:  www.walktoschool.org

and contact your local coordinator:  Josh Hancock, Irving PE Teacher, jhancock@op97.org


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