Monday, April 12, 2021


Healthy Reaction to Stress Requires Mindfulness, Expert Tells NASDPTS Webinar

Transporting students is a stressful job. The physical and mental toll has only been exacerbated by the current COVID-19 pandemic. But the response largely hasn’t...
people collaborating for school start time changes

School District, Bus Contractor Partnerships Vital When Transporting Special Needs Students

A TSD Virtual session on Tuesday shared the importance of bus contractors and school districts communicating and cooperating to fulfill the responsibilities of safe...

Contingency, Scenario Planning Vital to Resuming Transportation of Students Post-Coronavirus

President Donald Trump has called on states to accelerate their plans for “Opening Up America Again” from widespread COVID-19 closures, and that includes safely...
School bus inspections are one of the transportation related items Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb provided flexibility to in his Executive Order 20-20 relating to the COVID-19 closures. Image courtesy of Stertil Koni.

Indiana Governor Provides Student Transportation Departments with Flexibility

An executive order issued by Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb provides flexibility to school districts in how they conduct school bus drills, inspections and driver...
School bus driving a rigorous road course

NSTA Cancels Summer Meeting, International School Bus Driver Competition

The National School Transportation Association announced that it is “deeply dismayed” that the novel coronavirus outbreak has resulted in the cancellation of the 2020...

Sharing Positive Employee Stories Should be Part of Social Media Strategies

Instead of playing catch-up when the media calls, two public information experts at Washoe County School District in Reno, Nevada provided marketing strategies to...

April 2021

This issue of School Transportation News contains articles on upcoming school district budgets, contractors, illegal passing, and more. Read...

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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