About 20 West Seattle Elementary students will have a lot to talk about on their way to school today – one day after a high-profile visitor accompanied their Walking School Bus. Governor Jay Inslee is trying to encourage the “Healthiest Next Generation,” and walking is of course part of it. WSE’s principal Vicki Sacco accompanied him:
One of the walkers had a bit of a shoe problem – and the governor stepped in to help:
Back on the move, Inslee greeted a crossing guard:
And there was time for autographs:
Parting words from the governor:
Also part of the event, Feet First, which advocates walking and biking to school safely – read about its initiatives here.