Thursday, November 14, 2019

Readers Report Average School Bus Driver Compensation Amid Ongoing Staffing Shortage

The most read School Transportation News magazine article of 2018 was a controversial story that was printed in the October issue. By an almost two-to-one...

Later School Start Times Debated in Ohio

Ohio lawmakers recently introduced a bill to require that all public schools start at 8:30 a.m. or later. If approved, it would make Ohio...
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School Bus Driver Shortage Not as Severe in Ohio, Readers Say

For the annual industry meetings last week in Columbus, Ohio, School Transportation News asked some local transportation leaders to share how the school bus...
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Americans Favor Diverse Schools But Still Oppose ‘Busing’

The Democratic Party presidential debates have reignited national discussions on the merits of forced integration of schools based on race and the use of...

November 2019

Greg Jackson of Jefferson County Schools poses with a Blue Bird School Bus
Meet our 2019 Transportation Director of the Year, Greg Jackson, from Jefferson County Schools in Colorado. This...
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International Walk and Bike to School Day Held at Over 5,000...

Over 5,000 schools nationwide participated in Safe Routes for School’s annual event. Schools invited law enforcement agencies, local officials, parents and students to participate...
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School Bus Security Threatened this Month

A bipartisan resolution was introduced in the U.S. House that seeks to designate September as National School Bus Safety and Security Month. Several incidents this...

November 2019

Meet our 2019 Transportation Director of the Year, Greg Jackson, from Jefferson County Schools in Colorado. This month’s issue also covers electric school buses,...

Show Reporter 2019

Review the highlights of the 2019 NAPT and NASDPTS conference in Columbus, Ohio. Inside Local Readers Weigh in on the School Bus Driver Shortage While the national...

October 2019

Meet our 2019 Rising Superstars in this month’s issue. Then read about the growing popularity of seatbelts, augmented and virtual reality training, and what...

September 2019

This technology issue covers onboard tablets, disruptions in the industry, new emerging technology and the industry’s Super Users. Read the full September issue.  Cover Story Are...