Education & Outreach

BikeWalkKC offers a wide range of classes, programs, and events for adults, youth, neighborhood leaders, and transportation professionals.

Youth Education
For kids in- and after-school around the region

  • BLAST Kids on Bikes
  • Earn-a-Bike
  • Bike Club
  • Pedestrian Safety

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Adult Education 
Become more comfortable and confident riding for transportation, recreation, fitness, and fun.

  • Confident City Cycling
  • Maintain Your Ride
  • Become a licensed cycling instructor
  • Women+ classes and clinics

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Technical Assistance and Continuing Education
Opportunities for developing neighborhood advocacy capacity, continuing education for transportation and planning professionals, and technical assistance for schools.

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Request a class for your school, business, club, church, or association.

Download our Education Brochure for more information.

Education Partners
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City, Boys & Girls Club of Greater Kansas City, Children's Mercy Kansas City, Cornerstones of Care, Hope Faith Ministries, Johnson County Parks & Recreation, Johnson County Public Library, Kansas City Parks & Recreation, Kansas City Kansas Public Library, Operation Breakthrough, Rosedale Development Association, Synergy Services, United Way of Greater Kansas City, The Whole Person, Wyandotte County Public Library, YMCA of Greater Kansas City, YouthBuild of KCK, 816 Bicycle Collective, Revolve KC, Alta Vista Charter High School, Curé of Ars Catholic School, Ewing Marion Kauffman School, Notre Dame de Sion High School, and most K-12 school districts throughout the Kansas City metro area.

Education Funders
Major funding for BikeWalkKC's education programs comes from Mid-America Regional Council, the Missouri & Kansas Departments of Transportation, the Health Forward Foundation, Mader Family Foundation, Menorah Heritage Foundation, Oppenstein Brothers Foundation, Shumaker Foundation, the Johnson County Department of Health and Environment, and BikeWalkKC members.


Education and Outreach Team

Laura Steele
Director of Education

Areiona King
Safe Routes to School Coordinator

Glen Rumbaugh
Education Operations Coordinator

Jill Iwanski
Education Outreach Coordinator

Karl Kraemer
Education Operations Coordinator

David Hansen
Education Specialist