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Thomas Built Buses Taking Orders on New Detroit Diesel Engines

A much-anticipated day for school bus manufacturer Thomas Built Buses has arrived, as the High Point, North Carolina company announced that orders are now being accepted for the new Detroit…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 29 August 2018 15:40

Blue Bird Unveils Redesigned Website

School bus manufacturer Blue Bird launched a new version of its website following the STN EXPO in Reno, Nevada that features expanded sections on each of the company’s brands and…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 25 July 2018 11:28

What Bears Can Teach the School Bus Industry

RENO, Nev. — Savvy is the key to success in both your personal life and workplace, explained STN EXPO keynote speaker Billi Lee, as she shared her “Bear Story” that has…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 11 October 2018 16:27

STN EXPO Security Session: The Enemy Within?

RENO, Nev. — A panel of national school security experts concluded that school buses are more likely to experience violence from students or people related to students, than from outsiders. 
  • Last modified on Monday, 23 July 2018 14:32

STN EXPO Secrets to Unlock Personal, Professional Success

RENO, Nev. — Dave Jaworski, a top Microsoft executive and the opening keynote speaker for the 25th annual STN EXPO, delivered a powerful presentation for a packed audience Sunday.
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So, You Want to be a Transportation Supervisor?

RENO, Nev. — STN EXPO attendees with goals in mind came to learn from a panel of three directors of student transportation with decades of experience in the field.
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Student Transportation Directors Inspired at STN EXPO

RENO, Nev. — The Transportation Director Summit held during the STN EXPO shared tips for supervisors in the school bus industry to improve themselves and their teams.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 19 July 2018 16:44

Short Drivers, Kansas District Cuts School Bus Service

After repeated attempts at recruitment, Baldwin City School District in Eastern Kansas announced that it will not be offering school bus transportation for students who lived less than 2.5 miles…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 11 July 2018 09:07

‘Miranda’s Law’ to Combat Unsafe School Bus Drivers

A bill to be introduced in the U.S. Congress by Reps. Josh Gottheimer, D-N.J., John Faso, R-N.Y., aims to make it harder for individuals with motor vehicle violations to drive…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 05 July 2018 11:20

NY Deploys First Type-C, Vehicle-to-Grid School Buses

School bus contractor National Express, LLC. is partnering with the White Plains School District, the local power utility and New York state’s energy agency, on a demonstration project that seeks…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 11 October 2018 16:34

District Highlights Public CNG Station, Electric Buses

Public motorists east of Los Angeles can now fuel their CNG vehicles at a new Rialto Unified School District school bus facilit. They are also experiencing even better air quality,…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 05 July 2018 10:04