October 10, 2013
Program Results Report
The State Network Project brings together advocates, agencies, and others to ensure that states spend federal Safe Routes to School funds, and to advance state and local policies that promote physical activity, especially in low-income communities.
September 1, 2011
This report examines the many benefits and cost-savings Safe Routes to School programs offer.
January 1, 2011
A study exploring the association between active commuting and weight, including whether moderate to vigorous physical activity (MVPA) mediates the association between them, found that active commuting to school is associated with greater MVPA and lower adiposity in American youth.
March 1, 2009
The report explores the challenges and opportunities raised during the implementation of the federal Safe Routes to School program.
March 24, 2011
"Early in my medical training I started to realize that so many kids who were overweight or obese were obviously not getting enough physical activity, and it was disproportionally affecting minority kids," Mendoza recalls.