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Talking Points

These talking points offer helpful information on topics such as trends in school travel, safety, physical activity, environment and air quality, walk and bike to school events, Safe Routes to School and countries that participate in International Walk to School Day/Month.

You may find it helpful to use these for interviews with local media, meetings with parents or any other communications planned for the event.

Walk to School Day Talking Points (.pdf)

Bike to School Day Talking Points (.pdf)

Want to learn more about the potential results of an active commute to school? Read our report, “Walk to School Initiatives: Take Steps Toward a Better Way.”

"Walk to School Initiatives: Take Steps Toward a Better Way"