Saturday, July 4, 2020

A Different Kind of Smoke on the School Bus

Do you know what’s in your student’s backpack? Their Starbucks cup or their pencil case? Have you smelled a fruity substance while driving? While...
A school bus driver at Diversified Transportation BC wears a face mask and shield, as British Columbia students load and unload the bus. The driver can not where the shield when they are driving. (Photo courtesy of Donna Holmgren.)

Screening Student Health Prior to Boarding School Bus Rife with Complexities

Among the biggest questions facing the industry as it proceeds into the new school year are how to determine if students have COVID-19 symptoms...

July 2020

This month’s issue features articles about the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on school bell times and student health...

STN Podcast Episode 14 – Leading in Uncertainty: Transportation Director Shares...

With operational costs rising due to COVID-19 precautions and with budget dollars dropping, school district transportation departments are facing many questions about how to...

STN Podcast Episode 13 – Adapting to COVID-19: Students Wearing Masks...

Transportation directors must balance many concerns—including state guidelines, health expert advice, district administration decisions, and parental anxiety—to run school bus routes during the new...
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July 2020

This month’s issue features articles about the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on school bell times and student health checks. Plus information on sanitizing...

June 2020

This month's issue of STN discusses the coronavirus pandemic and how transportation directors are preparing to transport students again. Read the full June issue.   Features COVID-19 ‘Downtime’ The...

May 2020

This month’s issue features articles about the coronavirus pandemic, the installation of lap/shoulder seatbelts, and mock casualty exercises, among other topics. Read the full May...

April 2020

This month’s issue features articles about leadership, illegal passing and selecting video cameras, among other topics. Read the full April issue. Cover Story ‘We’ Win Meet the 2020...