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School Bus Garage Photos

I've been taking photos in our school bus garage since 2005 and didn't want them to go to waste so here is a short video with random pics. There's everything…
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You: The Safest Driver For Your Route

There is a comment that was made when I started driving bus and it is said to every new bus during our training process. The comment is, "The safest person…
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Preparing Students for the World Beyond

We frequently urge school transportation professionals to see themselves as an integral part of the education process. At the same time, I often become aware of drivers' reluctance to comment…
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What is Your Mission?

What we say and how we say it can affect our customers and our employees. Last week, Peggy (Burns) shared some good thoughts about slogans and mottos. This week I'd…
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Tornado Warnings: You Be the Judge?

Editor's note — The following is reposted from May 2009, as STN contributor Cheri Clymer shared thoughts on tornado warnings on some of the confusing advice on what to do. This…
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Driving a School Bus Is an Awesome Responsibility

During my introduction for a presentation at a Tennessee school district last week, the superintendent told attendees about the worst day of his long career in education.
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Roundup: Feeling the Sting of the Sequester Cuts

The purported effect of sequestration cuts on federal spending is said to be the reason behind numerous and lengthy flights delays at airports across the nation and, according to the Wall…
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Its Springtime: Let's Keep Our Cool

Once again, spring is here. The sun is shining; the kids are rowdy. The birds are singing; the kids are rowdy. The weather is warmer; the kids are rowdy. Are…
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