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Remembering the Sandy Hook Victims

The following is reposted with permission from the Connecticut School Transportation Association:
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Responses to School Shooting in Newtown, Conn.

School buses received national attention again today, and for one of the worst possible reasons: the murder of 20 school children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in…
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Screening School Bus Safety and Security Expert Witnesses

I periodically serve as an expert witness and the experiences have been most revealing. In contrast to fact witnesses, courts generally allow wide latitude for attorneys to challenge and question…
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Rethinking Contract Management for School Busing

Approximately one-third of school districts contract for student transportation services. Unfortunately, a significant portion of those districts have no mechanisms in place to manage or oversee those contracts.
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Video: Recap of the 2012 NAPT Summit Trade Show

The Vlog is Back! School Transportation News took some time away to redesign its studio but has returned with our enhanced news video blogs.
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NAPT's Tousley Discusses School Bus Safety Poster Contest

Last month, NAPT held voting for the 2012 School Bus Safety Poster Contest during the Summit Trade Show in Memphis, Tenn., As previously reported, voters ultimately selected the poster designed…
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2012 NAPT Summit Reporter’s Notebook

This week has been a busy one in the student transportation industry. First off, it was School Bus Safety Week, an important event to remind the industry as well as…
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Changes...Changes...Everywhere There Are Changes!

Since this year there has seen so many changes to our routes, I now do three runs per route, which means that I drive for three different schools morning and…
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