Tuesday, October 19, 2021


As she waits to get off the bus, a girl smiles when she reads the text message her older sister sent that morning.

Focus on Rider Experience: The Way Forward

It’s no secret that the school bus industry has been transforming over the past few decades. With developments in automated routing, advance-notification, rider tracking,...

Back to School and the New Normal

As I set out to write this month’s column, I commented to my wife that the growing concern voiced to me by industry professionals...

Back to School Checklist

I’m so ready for things to get back to normal again and I’m sure you are, too. As a parent of two young students,...
David Brewington, senior technician at the South Carolina Department of Education, said inspections and preventive maintenance schedules are two of the most important aspects of keeping fleets in working order.

Garage Star Recognition Shines Light on the Importance of School Bus Maintenance Professionals

The School Transportation News Garage Star’s feature is centered on recognizing maintenance professionals nominated by their supervisors/ and or peers from across the country,...
Maryland Transportation Authority Police

The Accident Still Happened, Now What?

You have several budgets to manage but probably none so variable and difficult as your insurance-risk management program. Your loss-prevention programs are state of the...

Recognize Your Operation’s Stars And You Just Might Keep Them

There is no doubt that COVID-19 has been an unparalleled interrupter in our lives. While many of us have grown accustomed to rolling with...

October 2021

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

Buyer’s Guide 2021

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


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