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School is best when it is fun!

Engage young minds and teach safety strategies at your school with the WalkSafe Curriculum.

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We love happy endings.

Share your school's walking success story
for a chance to be featured on our blog.

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Encourage creativity.

Showcase your students' talents in our
annual WalkSafe Poster Contest.

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Welcome to WalkSafe!

The University of Miami WalkSafe program is a pediatric injury prevention program working directly with public schools through our free 3-day educational curriculum and safety resources. 

WalkSafe also encourages physical activity through walking to school and advocates for facilities and infrastructure improvements to the school environment by collaborating with local governments, traffic planners, school districts and the community.   

Teach WalkSafe at your school

Watch our training videos, download the curriculum, and teach the program at your school.

Poster Contest

Our contest offers schools throughout Florida the opportunity to showcase the creative talents of their students.

Completed the curriculum?

All schools must submit our online Curriculum Completion Form after implementing the curriculum.

Recent Activity

News

Sticky Streets Revisited: Fix your neighborhood park.

Not long ago, we found ourselves engaged us in a discussion on Twitter – as a follow-up to our sticky streets article – whether the best streets in history were intentionally built with human enjoyment in mind. While we never did come to a conclusion, the discussion did bring something to mind: Parks remain one of […]

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Dockless scooters are in Florida, and that’s a good thing. Here’s why.

There’s walking, there’s bicycle riding, and now, dockless electric scooters are joining the ranks as the latest option in urban micromobility. However, like anything new that challenges existing conventions, they are embroiled in controversy. Dockless scooter op-eds fill Twitter and Facebook, while journalists have been prolific in sharing the social media bombast as the “scooter scourge” […]

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Photos & Videos

WalkSafe Poster Contest Winners – Miami-Dade Ceremony

Choosing the winners of our WalkSafe Poster Contest is no easy task, but the talents of these three young artists did not go unnoticed!

Read More »


News

Sticky Streets Revisited: Fix your neighborhood park.

Not long ago, we found ourselves engaged us in a discussion on Twitter – as a follow-up to our sticky streets article – whether the best streets in history were intentionally built with human enjoyment in mind. While we never did come to a conclusion, the discussion did bring something to mind: Parks remain one of […]

Read More »

News

Dockless scooters are in Florida, and that’s a good thing. Here’s why.

There’s walking, there’s bicycle riding, and now, dockless electric scooters are joining the ranks as the latest option in urban micromobility. However, like anything new that challenges existing conventions, they are embroiled in controversy. Dockless scooter op-eds fill Twitter and Facebook, while journalists have been prolific in sharing the social media bombast as the “scooter scourge” […]

Read More »

Photos & Videos

WalkSafe Poster Contest Winners – Miami-Dade Ceremony

Choosing the winners of our WalkSafe Poster Contest is no easy task, but the talents of these three young artists did not go unnoticed!

Read More »


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