Start easy with this First-Timer Primer.
- Get principal’s endorsement.
- Register your school @https://btaoregon.org/area/walknbike/#registration.
- Recruit volunteers (PTA, Student Leadership groups, student government, safety patrol etc).
- Determine tracking method(s). Practice.
- Decide on special event days (Bike to School Day, weekly celebration, final tally).
- 2-weeks in advance – start promoting the month.
- Write article for School newsletter.
- Display posters.
- Ensure tracking method procedure and materials are prepared.
- Special Days?
- Set up table, set out incentives, have check in sheets + pencils.
- Greet students and parents at school.
- Take pictures.
- Thank everyone!
- Write article for school newsletter.
- Send final numbers to registration.