(This blog is part of our series chronicling our work with Healthy CPS.
For the past year, the Active Transportation Alliance has been working with Chicago Public Schools and its Office of Student Health and Wellness to promote walking and biking to and from school
This is a guest blog post by Ralph Banasiak, an eighth-grade math teacher in Community Consolidated School District 15.
On Wednesday, October 9, schools across the country celebrated International Walk to School Day. Many schools in the Chicagoland region participated, and Active Trans was able to support a num
On Wednesday, May 8, many hundreds of schools across the country celebrated National Bike to School Day. This included a significant number of schools across Chicagoland and t
On Friday, December 7, I was lucky to attend a transportation expo held by students at Volta Elementary in Chicago's Albany Park neighborhood.
Can you imagine what the Chicagoland area would look like if Metra, Pace and CTA all suddenly disappeared?
On Wednesday, May 9, 2012, schools across the country celebrated the inaugural National Bike to School Day.