Region 6 ESC, in cooperation with the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), will provide classroom and/or group presentations to youth, teens and adults in the service area regarding the importance of bicycle and pedestrian safety. These presentations will be provided by traffic safety education specialists with knowledge in safe behaviors for bicyclists, pedestrians and motorists. Hands-on activities will be utilized to demonstrate the importance of following safety rules on and around roadways.
Presentations provided to Kindergarten through 5th grade students will also cover the Health Education TEKS related to bicycle and pedestrian safety. In addition,
Bicycle Rodeo Events will provided to demonstrate proper helmet fit and bicycle safety for youth. Participants will receive hands-on training and instruction in a fun-filled environment.