Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Are You Ready?

Student transporters seeking clarity on new minimum training requirements to obtain a Class A and Class B commercial driver licenses don’t have much time...
STN EXPO Reno attendees visit the BYD exhibit on Dec. 8, 2021. The Chinese manufacturer is the latest to announce it is entering the electric school bus market. (Photo by Taylor Hannon.)

Enthusiasm for Federal School Bus Funding Reflected at STN EXPO Reno

RENO, Nev. – The movement toward electric vehicles is in full swing in the student transportation industry as evidenced by the technology displayed by...
The Pittsburg Unified School District near San Francisco is operating renewable diesel-powered buses next to all-electric buses to maximize the district's purchasing power.

Expectations Temper Despite Feds Funding Zero-, Low-Emissions School Buses

Incentives for zero- and low-emission school buses were frequently mentioned during the seemingly endless debates over the infrastructure bill that was finally signed into...
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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January 2022

The first issue of 2022 is here! This issue of School Transportation News contains articles on supply chain related...
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(STN Podcast E95) Fresh Perspectives: Driver Shortage, COVID-19 Pandemic, Propane Buses

Conversations continue on how wages and the CDL process affect the driver shortage. Districts are struggling with a new wave of school closures and...

(Free Webinar) Energy for Everyone: How Propane Autogas is Revolutionizing School...

School Transportation News and the Propane Education and Research Council present an overview of propane-fueled school buses and the impact that they have had...

Gallery: Trade Show at STN EXPO Reno 2021

Student transporters and vendor partners networked and discussed the latest buses, components and resources designed to support safe and efficient pupil transportation. Attendees also wrote...
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January 2022

The first issue of 2022 is here! This issue of School Transportation News contains articles on supply chain related challenges facing the student transportation...

Buyer’s Guide 2022

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

November 2021

This issue of School Transportation News features the STN Transportation Director of the Year, Kayne Smith, as well as an exciting preview of STN...

October 2021

This issue of School Transportation News contains articles on succession planning for transportation operations, utilizing grants to increase affordability for fleet electrification, and implementing...