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Association Auction Raises Money for Industry's Next Leaders

A watercolor rendition of the 1960s-model school bus that Allan Jones drove during the start of his career was sold at auction during the Washington Pupil Transportation Conference last month,…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 15 July 2015 15:03

NHTSA to Discuss Seat Belts on School Buses

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) plans to discuss the challenges and barriers preventing school districts from installing three-point seat belts on school buses later this month in Washington,…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 28 July 2015 16:00

Webb Wheel Products Expanding Product Offerings

Webb Wheel Products has announced that it will expand its product portfolio to include a complete line of clearance sensing automatic brake adjusters. This line will be offered through a…
  • Last modified on Friday, 10 July 2015 12:55

Teaching Rapid Response to Life-Threatening Situations

Michael Dorn, executive director of Safe Havens International, has traveled worldwide training people to rapidly and efficiently respond to life threatening situations.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 09 July 2015 16:24

North Carolina Revises School Bus Crossing Policies

The North Carolina State Board of Education announced it has implemented changes to school bus safety policies to make crossing conditions safer for students who ride the school bus.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 09 July 2015 13:11

Cleaning Up

While diesel still reigns supreme in the school bus industry, many school districts are adopting alternative-fuel vehicles as quickly as their budgets allow. California‚Äôs largest school district, Los Angeles Unified,…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 08 July 2015 15:15

Louisiana Governor Signs Bus Routes Bill Into Law

Last week, Louisiana governor and Republican presidential candidate Bobby Jindal signed House Bill 695, which gives schools more flexibility when planning and implementing school bus routes while also amending HB…
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First Student Profits Boost

First Student, the largest provider of student transportation in North America, saw revenue and profit gains for fiscal year 2015, according to annual earnings released last month. The company cited…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 08 July 2015 12:12

Consuming Greens

One of the more spirited national conversations in recent years has focused on the impact transportation has on the environment, and the ecological solutions necessary to ensure that our children…
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EXPO Game Winner Looks Forward to Learning Opportunities

About one in 60 students in Massachusetts are homeless, according to data from the state Department of Education, and Boston has been especially hard hit. Two years ago, Boston schools reported…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 07 July 2015 09:57

Gleaves Receives Promotion at Hydrotex

Hydrotex, a supplier of fuel improvers and automotive lubricants, announced today that Dwight Gleaves will take on the role of division president, pupil transportation, and Phil Kramer will be vice…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 02 July 2015 10:25

Bringing BioDiesel to Southern Utah and Beyond

The goal for Robert Anderson has always been to create an environmentally sound alternative to diesel fuel. It has been a pursuit for Anderson since he was 15 tinkering around…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 June 2015 13:46