Special Needs

School Bus Aide Arrested; Video of Student Assault

A Prince George’s County (Maryland) Schools bus aide was arrested over the weekend and held without bond after school bus video obtained by local police from the school district showed him beat a student with special needs during a route.

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Paper on Best-Practices for Special Needs

A new policy statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics provides best practices for ensuring safe transportation of medically fragile students on school buses. 

UPDATE — JUNE 8 — Also, in other news, the AAP board announced on May 24, the departure of Dr. Karen Remley, MD, MBA, MPH, FAAP as CEO/Executive VP, as her three-year contract has concluded. A national search is being launched to fill the position, the board noted.

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Download #TSD2018 Conference Presentations

We want to thank all of our attendees at this month’s TSD Conference in Frisco, Texas. Both attendees and nonattendees can still access the official conference app, sponsored by Transfinder, to download presentations and handouts, as well as access notes and other functionalities. But don’t wait too long!