Other smarter driving activity

Other smarter driving activity

About this activity

Suitable for all schools and nurseries.     

We know that your schools and nurseries are creative places and your pupils, staff and communities are bursting with ideas of how to get young London moving!

This is your chance to share your school’s own original smarter driving activities, different to anything else already listed on the TFL Travel for Life website.

This is an opportnuity to get creative! DFor example: pupils can create a smarter driving pack for their parents/carers to complete with glittery diagrams showing how to reduce congestion around the school gates or your staff sign a collective pledge to adopt smarter driving habits.

Tell your story now! 


Activity steps

Identify the problem
Determine which travel issue or behaviour are you trying to resolve or change and discuss your ideas with your head teacher and borough travel planning officer
Collaborative working
Liaise with your school travel working group, TFL Pioneers/Ambassadors, your colleagues and your borough travel planning officer to develop and plan your smarter driving activity
Promote your activity to have the biggest impact possible! Take photos, write an article to include in the school’s newsletter and/or website, Consider a competition with entries on display
Measure for suceess
Measure the impact your activity has had on the school community’s driving habits, record feedback and note your observations
Tell your story
Sign in to TFL Travel for Life account to add your story and include pupils’ feedback. Explain the activity, add photos, posters and promotional materials used. Feedback to your borough travel planning officer


  • Smarter driving

This activity counts towards:

  • Travel activity

How it helps

  • Reduces congestion at school gates
  • Promotes positive travel behaviours
  • Encourages parental participation