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Why Students Bully

Unfortunately, as one who trains bus drivers, harassment by students of transportation employees, as was the case recently with New York bus monitor Karen Klein, can be an everyday occurrence…
  • Last modified on Friday, 25 April 2014 05:42

Another Perspective on How School Bus Cuts Affect Students

Every day, the editors of School Transportation News hear from student transporters the challenges being presented to operations nationwide as a result of budget cuts. We also read accounts in…
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Good Bus Drivers Are Also Precious Cargo

As the school year draws to a close, we began to think about all the issues and challenges student transporters faced this past year. Particularly school bus drivers. It isn’t…
  • Last modified on Friday, 25 April 2014 05:42

These Crazy Kids!

Now, in this day and age of social networking, we have been told to not add any of our students on our Facebook page. Of course, I am a bit…
  • Last modified on Friday, 25 April 2014 05:42

'Bully:' A Must See for All Ages

During the weekend of May 4, I had the opportunity to go to the premiere of a documentary about bullying and how much of a problem it is, in so…
  • Last modified on Friday, 25 April 2014 05:42

To Fee or Not to Fee: A Very Tricky Question

Should your school district charge students for transportation services? Ignoring the statutory and regulatory issues in some states, most recently demonstrated by the debate in Franklin Township, Ind., fees present…
  • Last modified on Friday, 25 April 2014 05:42