October is Walk to School Month and Disability History Month

Eileen Thomson reads a proclamation for Walk to School Month in OctoberOlympia School Board President Eileen Thomson read a proclamation at the September 25 school board meeting designating October 2017 as Walk to School Month in the Olympia School District.

Read the full proclamation and visit the school district website to learn about related Walk to School events planned for October.

October is also Disability History Month, as set forth in school district policy 2336 “Required Observances,” and is recognized by many school districts throughout the state and nation. Stay tuned to this weekly blog for posts throughout October containing information about disabilities, teaching strategies and accessibility.