10 years of Safe Routes to School Webinar

The KiDZ Neuroscience Center’s WalkSafe and BikeSafe programs will be joining Safe Routes to School (SRTS) for a discussion of Safe Routes’ soon to be released report, Creating Healthier Generations, A Look at Ten Years of the Federal Safe Routes to School Program; a 10 year retrospective examining the accomplishments of the Federal SRTS program […]

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WalkSafe and BikeSafe 5E schools; UConcussion recognized by Miami-Dade School Board

We at the KiDZ Neuroscience Center take great pride in our relationship with Miami-Dade County Public Schools and the Executive School Board.   On July 16th, 2015, the WalkSafe and BikeSafe programs were recognized for their involvement in the prevention of pedestrian and bicycle injuries in elementary and middle school-aged students.  The School Board also recognized UConcussion’s efforts […]

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VIDEO: BikeSafe’s 2015 Bike to School Day Ride

On May 6th -in celebration of National Bike to School Day, the University of Miami BikeSafe program and Miami-Dade Public Schools collaborated in bringing Bike to School Day to North Dade Middle School in Miami Gardens. The event began at nearby Bunche Park, where Fusion Pro Bike Shop assisted the students pre-ride with maintenance checks on their bikes. After the bike […]

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KiDZ Task Force 2015

Today kicked off our annual KiDZ Neuroscience Center Task Force meeting, featuring discussion of our present and future initiatives with members from our sponsors and partners. We’d like to once again extend a huge “thank you!” to all of our supporters. Not only does this support provide us with the necessary outlets and opportunities we need to reach parents, teachers, and […]

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Vision Zero: Future of Roadway Safety?

Article by Matt Cushing – BikeSafe Program Coordinator As a cycling advocate, I often try to convince people to add more cycling to their life. People like the idea. Riding is pleasant and fun. However, a sense of discomfort and danger often prevents people from following through. People feel that cyclists face a danger of […]

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