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NGVAmerica Appoints Matthew Godlewski as President

Today Natural Gas Vehicles for America (NGVA) announced that Matthew Godlewski is the association’s new president. The decision by a leading natural gas association has garnered widespread support from both…
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Districts Take Part in International Walk to School Day

Motorists and school bus drivers alike may have noticed more schoolchildren walking yesterday morning than usual. October 8 was International Walk to School Day, and many districts throughout the U.S.…
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NAPT Endorses New Bus Leadership Training

The National Association for Pupil Transportation is backing new training from the School Bus Safety Company that explains why vehicle accidents happen and how in industry leaders can help prevent…
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Expert Warns of Rise in School Bus Trespassing

Recent news reports show that the problem of parents trespassing on school buses has become relatively common — bearing out what presenters Denny Coughlin of School Bus Training Company and…
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'Massive Heart Attack' Claims Life of NAPT President

The school bus industry awoke Saturday to the startling news that industry veteran, mentor and current National Association for Pupil Transportation President Don Carnahan died Friday night from what a…
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Anti-Bullying Coloring Contest Targets 'Happy Bus'

Seon is celebrating National Bullying Prevention Month by launching a new student coloring book contest titled "The Happy Bus: A Bully-free Zone." In its inaugural contest last year, Seon received…
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ACT Expo Goes Electric in 2015

A new alliance between the Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo and the Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) underlines the rising interest in adding zero-emissions vehicles to fleets, according to event…
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Electric School Bus Converter Turns to ‘Crowdfunding’

It took less than three weeks for ADOMANI, Inc. to surpass its goal to raise $100,000 in the hope of converting a diesel-powered school bus into electric for a northern…
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Children’s Museum Features School Bus Play

The iconic yellow bus has represented educational opportunities for children and adults alike for generations. For younger kids not yet in school, it inspires curiosity about the school experience.
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Endless Alternatives

A year from now school bus operators will have at least two more alternative-fuel choices at their disposal, and at least one will be on display this month at the NAPT Summit in Kansas…
  • Last modified on Friday, 24 October 2014 10:03

Weathering The Storm

Brainerd (Minn.) Independent School District Superintendent Steve Razidlo has never met California entrepreneur Glenn Llopsis, but the two couldn’t be closer when it comes to solving a problem.
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 December 2014 11:27