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California School Bus Driver Runs for U.S. President

While students in Bakersfield, California, are learning about democracy in the classroom this election season, one of their school bus drivers has set his sights on the Oval Office.
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‘Bus in the Classroom’ Wins Calif. School Boards Award

Newport-Mesa Unified School District won Golden Bell Award from the California School Boards Association (CSBA) for the “Bus in the Classroom” program that utilizes transportation employees to teach school bus…
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W.V. School District Expands Use of School Bus Radar Sensors

Kanawha County Schools in Charleston, West Virginia, is adding radar sensors to more school buses in the fleet to assist with ensuring student safety in the so-called “Danger Zone” at…
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Millennial Stars of the School Bus Industry

It’s no surprise that the school bus industry is an aging one. For years, phrases like “succession planning” and “new crop” have been bandied about by veteran professionals who have…
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Industry Ramps Up for National School Bus Safety Week

Final preparations for National School Bus Safety Week are being made at school districts and school bus contractors across the country as they seek to raise more awareness of school bus…
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Montreal School Board Receives First Electric School Bus

Commission scolaire de Montreal (CSDM) received the city's first all-electric school bus, signaling the school board's intent to eventually transition towards zero emissions for its student transportation services.
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Ala. District Addresses School Bus Driver Shortage

Being the first can be a scary proposition. While both exciting and perhaps an honor to pioneer a manufacturer’s technology, such as propane school buses, there are certainly challenges to…
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Keystone to Provide Insurance Solutions to Yellow Bus Nation

Keystone Insurers Group has entered into a partnership with Yellow Bus Nation to provide members across the nation with access to industry specific insurance coverages and services.
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Washington State School District Rebounds After Massive Bus Fire

Fire investigators in Puyallup, Washington determined that a machine spark caused a fire in August that destroyed 20 school buses and damaged six others. Still, the district completed cleanup and…
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Driver Distraction Alleged in Miss. School Bus Stop Death

The superintendent of Pontotoc County School District in northeast Mississippi is urging that local motorists must obey school bus stop laws after a student was killed by a motorist after…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 06 October 2016 12:40