The resource guide focuses on schools and communities where at least half of students or community residents are low-income. It includes specific tips for getting started with SRTS in low-income communities. It also includes an overview and explanation of six key challenges often identified in implementing SRTS in low-income schools and communities. More than 20 community profiles are included to show how SRTS is having success in addressing six specific issues:

  • Personal Safety: Crime and Violence
  • Community Readiness: Awareness and Attitudes
  • A Shortage of Professional Expertise
  • Limited Parental Involvement
  • The Barrier of Distance to School 
  • Traffic Safety and the Built Environment
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Published on 06/01/10

Author: Safe Routes to School National Partnership

Collection: Policy

Type: Manual

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Tags: Outreach, Events/Programming/Marketing, SRTS