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Maine Team Crowned Special Needs Roadeo Champs

FRISCO, Texas — Maine took home the top prize Saturday night at the 18th Annual National Special Needs Team Safety Roadeo, co-sponsored by School Transportation News and the National Association…
  • Last modified on Monday, 23 March 2015 13:00

Experts Share Hiring, Retention Tools at TSD

FRISCO, Texas — One of the best retention tools is a driver who leaves a school district or bus company for what appears to be a better opportunity but soon…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 24 March 2015 08:11

‘Co-Piloting with Helicopter Parents' Launches TSD Conference

FRISCO, Texas — Attendees at the 24th Annual Transporting Students with Disabilities and Preschoolers National Conference worked through challenging scenarios that can arise when working with parental expectations and frustrations.
  • Last modified on Sunday, 22 March 2015 05:51

NYSBCA to Hold School Bus Demonstration Day

The New York School Bus Contractors Association (NYSBCA) will be having a School Bus Safety Demonstration Day in collaboration with the Suffolk Region PTA on March 25.
  • Last modified on Friday, 20 March 2015 00:31

Accuride Increases Brake Slack Adjuster Warranty

Accuride announced that it has extended its warranty on Gunite Automatic Slack Adjusters for school buses to cover four years or 400,000 miles as a result of improved manufacturing processes.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 18 March 2015 15:30

Safe Routes Announces New Executive Director

Cassandra Isidro will be taking the reins of the Safe Routes to School National Partnership as executive director effective April 6, the organization announced.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 18 March 2015 18:58

FMCSA App Provides Safety Data on Bus Companies

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced a new smartphone app called QCMobile that allows for more convenient access to currently available online safety performance information for interstate bus and…
  • Last modified on Friday, 03 April 2015 12:55

School Transportation News Named MAGGIE Award Finalist

School Transportation News magazine received word from the Western Publishing Association (WPA) that it is a MAGGIE Award finalist in the categories of Special Interest/Trade and Best News Story/Trade.
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 17 March 2015 09:43