Crosswalk: Where the Needs of School Principals and Safe Routes to School Programs Intersect

Developed with input from California school principals, Crosswalk: Where the Needs of School Principals and Safe Routes to School Programs Intersect highlights solutions to the most common barriers identified by principals and vice-principals to supporting a SRTS program including: traffic safety, lack of funding for programs, and infrastructure concerns.  The toolkit includes information to help SRTS champions and program leaders think through effective communication strategies when approaching and engaging school principals, as well as a companion sheet that provides tips and guidance to developing an effective relationship with school principals.  Additionally, three short fact sheets address the specific challenges of Funding, Traffic Safety, and Roadway Infrastructure Improvements