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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

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!

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Photos & Videos

WalkSafe Poster Contest – Winning Posters

WalkSafe is proud to have had the opportunity for yet another year to honor the talents of Florida's young art students and their teachers. We would like to extend a thank you to everyone for participating and hope to see more fabulous submissions come October 2018.

Read More »

News

Sticky streets benefit sustainable walkability.

Somewhere between the desire to expand cities under ambiguous visions of progress and urbanists’ rally cry for more walkable streets sits this unassuming checkerboard painted on a table. That’s right: Checkers (or something like it) can make your city better. Lest you think we’ve completely lost our senses, hear us out: Advocates for more walkable […]

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 »

Photos & Videos

WalkSafe Poster Contest – Winning Posters

WalkSafe is proud to have had the opportunity for yet another year to honor the talents of Florida's young art students and their teachers. We would like to extend a thank you to everyone for participating and hope to see more fabulous submissions come October 2018.

Read More »

News

Sticky streets benefit sustainable walkability.

Somewhere between the desire to expand cities under ambiguous visions of progress and urbanists’ rally cry for more walkable streets sits this unassuming checkerboard painted on a table. That’s right: Checkers (or something like it) can make your city better. Lest you think we’ve completely lost our senses, hear us out: Advocates for more walkable […]

Read More »


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