Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Special Reports

A converted electric school bus operated by Logan Bus Company for the New York City Department of Education.

Repowering Diesel School Buses to Electric an Option for Cash-Strapped Districts

For school district administrations considering investing in electric buses, repowering conventional buses with electric drivetrains can be a desirable option that reduces the cost...
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ESSER State Plans Approved, Districts Discuss Fund Usage

Since early July, the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) has periodically announced the approval of American Rescue Plan funds for states to support K-12...
Closeup of classic yellow school bus parked on the street of New York City

Survey Looks at Adult Perception of Student, Roadway Safety

A global study of 11 countries found that 26 percent of adults send their children to school via a “school bus” or related vehicle....

Do You Support COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates in School Settings?

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the newest conversation point breaking headlines is vaccine mandates that are popping up in all sectors of life. Plus,...
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North Carolina Contractor Laws Shield School Board from Special-Needs Transportation Liability

A North Carolina contractor law shielded a school district from liability when a student with special needs was sexually assaulted during transportation by a...

Tabula Rasa

What was thought to be the start of a trend toward standardizing factory installations of tablets on school buses may instead remain an aftermarket...

January 2022

The first issue of 2022 is here! This issue of School Transportation News contains articles on supply chain related...

Buyer’s Guide 2022

Find the latest vehicle production data and budget reports, industry trends, and contact information for state, national and federal...


Have you experienced an increase in behavior challenges from student riders during the pandemic?
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