Miller Transportation buses outside of Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis

Riding in Style: School Districts Go Extra Mile for Extracurricular Trips

Charter and field trips add complexity to student transportation operations, but school districts say they are worth the extra expense to support learning and...
Ride share customer and passenger sitting in the backseat of a car while using the rideshare application in smartphone to give rating to the driver. Commuter and rider giving review in phone taxi app.

Not Your Parent’s Carpool: Growth of Non-School Bus Transportation & Rideshare

Students riding to school in passenger vehicles is nothing new. What has changed is the person and companies that are driving them. As an alternative...

Are Teachers an Answer to the School Bus Driver Shortage?

Prince William County Public Schools in Virginia is experiencing the national school bus driver shortage and location challenges. One of the schools there, Parkside...
School bus driver Gary Wozniak of Koch Bus hands a student a “Success Ticket” as part of a Positive Behavior and Intervention Supports program used for student transportation at Intermediate District 287 near Minneapolis. Also pictured, (left) is Laury Force, a job coach at Ann Bremeer Education Center, and (far right), Transportation Manager Amy Tiedens.

The Impact of a Simple Smile

The school day starts the minute the child leaves his or her home and boards the school bus. The bus driver, then, has the...

June 2019

The nationwide driver shortage, the accountability of school districts and school bus operators, school bus refurbishment and...
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School Buses are Used Over Summer Vacation

While some school buses get a rest over summer, others are used for summer school routes, or for nontraditional school bus purposes. To read...
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School Bus Safety Legislation Introduced

In May 2018, a school bus crashed with a dump truck in Paramus, New Jersey, killing one student and a teacher. The bus driver reportedly...

“Victory Lane” Trade Show Held at STN EXPO Indy

INDIANAPOLIS — Attendees learned about new products and offerings, made connections, and enjoyed a casual networking time during Tuesday afternoon’s “Victory Lane” Trade Show...

June 2019

The nationwide driver shortage, the accountability of school districts and school bus operators, school bus refurbishment and more. Read the full June 2019 Issue here. Cover...

May 2019

New school bus technology addresses illegal passing, child detection systems, student behavior on the bus and more. Read the full May 2019 issue here. Cover...

April 2019

Superintendent of the year, contracting out student transportation, growing school districts and more. Read the full April 2019 Issue here. Cover Story  Making Change Dr. Curtis Jones,...

March 2019

Proper securement of students with special needs, fire evacuation drills and video surveillance on the school bus. Read the full March 2019 Issue Cover Story Proper...