Articles by: Megan Rosenbach

How to Teach a Child to Ride a Bike

How to Teach a Child to Ride a Bike

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on October 8, 2014

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This guide is based on a video that the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia created in partnership with The Baby Center. View the video here. Step… Read More ›

Safe Routes Philly: Bike to School Day

Safe Routes Philly: Bike to School Day

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on April 18, 2014

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Philadelphia’s third annual Bike to School Day takes place on Wednesday May 7th. Read on for 5 steps you can take to plan a Bike to School Day!

High School Students at Girard Academic Music Program used Safe Routes Philly curriculum to teach 5th graders about bicycle safety.

Safe Routes Philly: Bicycle Education in Schools

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on November 26, 2013

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One of the most important elements of starting bicycle programs is teaching children safety skills. At Safe Routes Philly, we’ve put together a comprehensive program to teach walking and biking safety and get children active on two feet and two wheels.

Meredith school bike train.

Safe Routes Philly: Bicycle Trains

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on November 8, 2013

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Megan Rosenbach of the Bicycle Coalition writes about bicycle trains, a wheeled version of a walking school buses, where two or more adults lead a group of students to school, “picking up” more children along the way.