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Roundup: Unions, Illegal Passing and the Alaskan Iditarod

The National School Transportation Association reported that a Federal District Court decision was handed down in favor of a National Labor Relations Board rule requiring approximately 6 million workplaces covered…
  • Last modified on Friday, 25 April 2014 05:42

Capital Punishment: Funding Fleet Replacement When There is No Money

Recent news stories about initial discussions on 2012-2013 budgets have demonstrated that obtaining funding for replacing school buses is increasingly difficult. These high dollar items are a prime target because…
  • Last modified on Friday, 25 April 2014 05:42

Roundup: ADHD Drugs for Children in Short Supply

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 5.4 million school-age children have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Meanwhile, there is a shortage of the stimulant…
  • Last modified on Friday, 25 April 2014 05:42

Stop! Children Crossing

Illegal passing of school buses and stop arms has received considerable attention in recent months (and years) in the United States. A NASDPTS snapshot of 28 states, taken on one…
  • Last modified on Friday, 25 April 2014 05:42

Roundup: A Yellow School Bus Shot in the Arm for China?

For anyone who has been to China, the head-on crash last fall of a nine-passenger school van with a work truck that killed 21 kindergarten students and injured 41 others…
  • Last modified on Friday, 25 April 2014 05:42