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Robinson: School Transportation and the Art of Leadership

Many years ago, I had the pleasure of working for a school district transportation department where, as is customary around the holidays, people were exchanging gifts, cards and baked goods…
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Q&A with NSTA Executive Director Ronna Weber

Ronna Weber became the executive director of the National School Transportation Association earlier this year after several years of hiatus from working on related industry issues at Washington, D.C.–based lobbying…
  • Last modified on Friday, 07 November 2014 09:52

Comments on 'School Bus of the Future' Concept

School Transportation News solicited comments over the summer regarding a concept vehicle created by GK Design International, Inc., which was featured in the October magazine edition.
  • Last modified on Friday, 07 November 2014 10:03

Unique School Bus Conversions

When school buses are retired and auctioned off by school districts or school bus companies, many of them gain a second life in some unique way, shape or form.
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 December 2014 13:07

New LED Technology Coming to School Buses

Light-emitting diodes, or LEDs, for years have been an option to incandescent and halogen bulbs in and on school buses. While LEDs have a longer life and brighter intensity, cost…
  • Last modified on Friday, 07 November 2014 10:35

NHTSA Discusses School Bus Fire Research

Last month, STN contributor Art Gissendaner asked a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration spokesperson to update the industry on what the federal government is doing in regards to researching school…
  • Last modified on Friday, 14 November 2014 11:45

Starcraft General Manager Discusses Bus Production Milestone

In February, we contacted David Wright, general manager of Starcraft Bus and Federal Coach, on the production and sale of the 25,000th vehicle to roll off the production line last…
  • Last modified on Friday, 14 November 2014 11:51