Active school travel makes a difference.
Less Traffic & Pollution
Safer School Zones
Better Academic Performance
Step by step guidance and tools to implement School Travel Planning – a process that brings together school and community stakeholders to address transportation problems and increase active modes of school travel.
Organize a Spring into Spring event during April to celebrate the world, wildlife and walking and wheeling to school!
Green Communities Canada tackles the issue of vehicle emissions around schools and the effect on students in a free webinar, Dirty Drop-off: Children’s exposure to air pollutants at school, 26 April. 1-2 pm ET. The featured presenter is Dr. Matthew Adams, whose...
This report identifies the top priorities for advancing active school travel in Ontario, based on the findings of a two-year research project completed by Heart & Stroke in partnership with Green Communities Canada. The project included consultation with stakeholders across the province to find out what support they need to sustain and grow their local initiatives.