Hinesville, GA– The Liberty County School System Transportation Department is using a mobile text service and social media postings to alert families to any potential bus delays during the morning and afternoon commutes.
As I looked over the newspaper headlines for inspiration for my column this month, I read a story highlighting the Obama administration’s attempt to push through a last-second regulation to restructure school funding for the benefit of low-income students.
Amid a historic tie-breaking vote in the Senate to confirm Betsy DeVos as U.S. secretary of education, the Council for Exceptional Children issued a statement calling for the protection of a free and appropriate education for all students, especially those with special needs.
School Transportation News will host a free webinar from the Propane Education & Research Council on March 9. Focused on propane autogas and its general benefits, the webinar explores the details of how propane can help schools and organizations meet sustainability goals and remain profitable.
The Los Angeles Unified School District has come up with a remedy for the bus driver shortage plaguing school districts nationwide by establishing a training academy to produce its own homegrown school bus drivers.
The Muscogee (Creek) Nation Head Start Program from Oklahoma was awarded a one-time Health and Safety grant from the United States Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families in August that was used to purchase three new 29-passenger buses, a media release states, reported the Muskogee Phoenix.