Replace, Refurbish or Retrofit Aging School Buses?

Is funding or capital the factors school districts or bus companies should consider for determining how long a school bus should be used? Is this the single most important consideration…
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Using School Bus Technology for Security

Recent reports from school districts that are considering new school bus technology reveal concerns about not just cost and implementation, but security as well.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 25 July 2018 10:38

Let’s Celebrate, Yet Continue to Grow

What were you doing 25 years ago? I was in college, trying to figure out what I wanted to do in life. But Bill and Colette Paul had it all…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 11 October 2018 16:28

Black & Green: Future School Bus Fueling

Fleet operators across a broad range of industries are faced with difficult and potentially costly decisions about how they will fuel their vehicles in the future. The long-life nature of…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 27 June 2018 16:57

3 Steps to Avoid Disaster in the Danger Zone

One of the questions we ask applicants seeking our esteemed Relief (substitute) Driver position is this: “You are filling in for a regular route driver in the afternoon. At your…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 29 May 2018 14:59

Trade Shows are the ‘Shark Tank’ of the School Bus Industry

“I love coming here. It’s like the “Shark Tank” of our industry,” attendee Heather Handschin commented during the Trade Show held on day four of last month’s national Transporting Students…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 30 May 2018 09:56

Workplace Bullying Can Be Subtle

We often talk about school bullying and workplace harassment. Rarely do we consider workplace bullying. Indeed, there is a distinct difference between the two.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 30 May 2018 17:13

Tornado Preparedness for School Bus Drivers

March 2, 2012 quickly became a more hectic day than usual for Henryville, Indiana school bus driver Angel Perry. Two super-cells, thunderstorms with rotation and a prolonged updraft, bore down…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 31 May 2018 14:56