Thursday, February 20, 2020

The Sum of Its Parts: Inventory Management Systems Increase Garage Efficiencies

David Benson sits at his desk, a Blue Bird calendar hanging on the wall behind him. Above that is a framed illustration of “Peanuts”...
Gustavo Balderas, superintendent of Eugene School District 4J in Oregon, focuses his initiatives on eliminating student barriers. He has been nominated as one of the four finalists for the Superintendent of the Year Award, which is co-sponsored by the AASA, First Student and AIG Retirement Services.

Oregon Superintendent Links School Bus Transportation to Eliminating Academic Barriers

Growing up in a migrant family influenced Gustavo Balderas’ drive to give back to the community by inspiring all students, which he has been...
Newton County School Superintendent Samantha Fuhrey, second from left, congratulates 2019 district school bus roadeo winner Karen Jenkins. At far left is Director of Transportation Chad McCaskill. Randall Luna, transportation coordinator (second from right) stands next to David Flanigan, school bus safety and training supervisor.

Georgia Superintendent Cites Positive Impact School Bus Transportation Makes on Students

Awards are nothing new for Samantha Fuhrey, who heads up Newton County Schools in Covington, Georgia. Her nomination for National Superintendent of the Year, which...
Mineola Public Schools Superintendent Michael Nagler, center, meets with school bus mechanics Greg Glover, left, and Greg Sabator right, at the district's garage.

New York Superintendent Appreciates Bus Drivers and They Return the Favor

For the past 10 years, Michael Nagler has built plenty of goodwill with the transportation department at Mineola Public Schools on New York’s Long...

February 2020

STN’s bus garage issue features articles about selecting maintenance software, being proactive when inspecting and maintaining fleets,...
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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...

February 2020

STN’s bus garage issue features articles about selecting maintenance software, being proactive when inspecting and maintaining fleets, and what transportation officials are sayings after...

January 2020

Our first issue of 2020 commences with articles about customer service, training, and installation for new technology, as well as recognizing some of the...

Buyer’s Guide 2020

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

Show Reporter 2019

Readers can now 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...