Our Publications

The following publications are produced by the National Partnership for use in advancing Safe Routes to School, active transportation, and shared use in all communities. To search for a publication on a specific topic, use the advanced search tool and start typing in "Safe Routes to School National Partnership" in the author field, then select it from the list that appears.

2014    Research

School boards have a crucial role to play in supporting shared use in school districts. 

2014    Research

Principals can play a key role in championing shared use in their school systems. Principals are responsible for supporting the academic success of their students, and also for acting as a liaison to parents and the community. 

2014    Fact Sheet

Communities across the country are addressing chronic disease through a variety of innovative healthy eating and active living strategies. 

2014    Fact Sheet, Research

Childhood obesity has more than tripled in children and adolescents in the past 30 years. 

2014    Research
shared use and superintendents

Superintendents can serve a critical role in supporting shared use. 

2014    Fact Sheet

Uso Compartido: Aumentar el Acceso a la Actividad Fisica

2014    Fact Sheet
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Aumentar el Acceso a la Actividad Física

Las escuelas se encuentran en una zona céntrica y tienen gimnasios, parques infantiles, campos deportivos, canchas, pistas y otras instalaciones de recreo que podrían permitir a los residentes que sean más activos físicamente. Las escuelas y sus instalaciones de recreo tendrían que estar disponibles, fuera del horario escolar, para el uso comunitario.

2014    Fact Sheet
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In some communities, the danger of violence and crime discourages children from walking to school and keeps people off the street, limiting physical activity and restricting errands and trips. Using a framework known as the “Six E’s,” we identify specific kinds of actions that can combat violence and support Safe Routes to School.

2014    Fact Sheet
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Increasing Access to Physical Activity Opportunities

This resource presents an overview of the opportunties and challenges for advancing shared use agreements and offers examples of shared use in urban, suburban, and rural settings. 

2014    Fact Sheet
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Superintendents are the chief administrators for school districts. They work to implement the vision and policies that the school board establishes. Superintendents can play a critical role in supporting shared use.

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