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It's Amazing What a Simple Letter Can Do

About 15 years ago, a six-year-old boy from Britain wrote a letter to his local newspaper about the dilapidated bus shelter he waited in every morning before his school bus…
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India Steps Up School Bus Safety

I'm sure this is not the first Indian "school bus" any of you have seen. Images like this one have been circulated around the Internet and have been featured on…
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Next Up: Higher Fuel Standards for Medium-Duty Buses

With only a handful of school buses on the road that meet 2010 EPA requirements for lower diesel emissions, the industry can begin to brace for mandated fuel economy improvements.
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The Customer Service Battle and Facebook

Regardless or not if a school district has entered the new social networking medium, school districts and companies alike should be wary of the effect sites like Facebook and Twitter…
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I Already Know Your Answer

Courtesy Sin Chew Daily It seems like almost a rhetorical question, since I already know what many of you would likely say if you saw the bus in the photo…
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Processes, Procedures and Passages

As a first timer to the National Congress on School Transportation, the experience gave me a inside look into what it takes to move standards through a committee that included…
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When Will We See the New Type C?

Earlier this year, we reported on a new conventional school bus coming to market from Hino Trucks and Starcraft, the latter which up until a year and a half ago…
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A School Bus Wi-Fi Pie in the Sky?

As the feds are look at possibly altering E-rate rules for funding school Internet and telecommunications connectivity, could school transportation be a benefactor?
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