Resources for Program Grantees

Walking School Bus Resources
Several files to use when developing a WSB program.

Letter from LPH to teacher (Fall 2012.docx and Spring 2013.docx)
This letter is a template you can use to send to the teacher along with the teacher tally. It provides a brief overview of I-WALK & Safe Routes to School as well as a request for their help in completing the survey.

I-WALK Webinar March 26, 2013 (.flv)
Three I-WALK communities share their successful Safe Routes to School programs.

I-WALK Webinar Janauary 24, 2013 (.flv)
Overview of survey result and how to access as well as coalition report update.
Survey Result Review page link

I-WALK Webinar August 27, 2012 (.wmv and .pptx)
This presentation provides a brief overview of the I-WALK program for fall 2012.

I-WALK Brochure (.pdf)

I-WALK Introduction Presentation(.pptx)
This presentation provides a brief overview of both national and Iowa Safe Routes to School Programs and why they are important. Each slide contains speaker notes with key points about both programs as well as a more in-depth look at Iowa's I-WALK program using GPS technology.

Coalition Member List (.docx)
Inviting and involving key partners to be a part of the community coalition is essential to having a successful Safe Routes to School program.  This chart will help you identify individuals who may share a similar interest in Safe Routes to School in your community.

Parent note about survey (.doc or .publisher)
Template of a note to parents regarding the survey.

I-WALK Safe Routes to School Online Survey Flyer (
.publisher)

I-WALK Meeting 1 (.doc)
To help you start the conversation about Safe Routes to School with your community coalition, a meeting agenda and talking points have been developed to help guide you through the discussion.  The agenda and talking points can be adjusted to meet the needs of your coalition meeting.

I-WALK GPS Mapping Workshop Specifics (.docx)
Local Public Health specifics for day of GPS training and mapping.

I-WALK GPS Assessment Workshop
Powerpoint presented during the GPS Assessment Workshop.  (.ppt)
iPhoneOverview (.pdf)
iPhone mapping Legend (.pdf)
iPhone data collection video overview

I-WALK Meeting 2 (.doc)
To help you continue the conversation about Safe Routes to School with your community coalition, a meeting agenda and talking points have been developed to help guide you through the discussion.  The agenda and talking points can be adjusted to meet the needs of your coalition meeting.

Letter to LPH (.doc)
This document will provide next steps for administering the Teacher Tally for the school you are working with for the I-WALK project.