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STN Survey: Districts Deal With Higher School Bus Tire Prices

Rising prices for new tires are a concern for district school bus operations, but the prices and need for new tires fluctuate, based on...

Transfinder Hits Record Revenue for 21st Consecutive Year

Transfinder Corp. closed 2018 with a 7 percent increase in revenue from the previous year total of $14.565 million. That marks over two decades of...

Anti-Bullying Program Creates Positive Ripples Across North America

A grant program in existence since 2013, and a coloring contest, have helped promote the effects of bullying and the importance of kindness throughout...
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STA Promotes Industry Veteran Kowalczewski to COO

School Transportation of America announced it has promoted Gene Kowalczewski on Jan. 9 as the new chief operating officer of its North American School...

Stronger Penalties Proposed in Indiana School Bus Safety Legislation

New legislation introduced in the Indiana State Senate would increase the penalties for drivers who recklessly violate school bus arm laws, and it would...

Police Involved in School Bus Stop Incidents, Including Death of Student

The death of a young student highlights recent incidents involving police officers and school bus stop safety. On Friday, Officer Andria Heese was driving in...

More Volkswagen Funds Sent to 22 Arizona School Districts

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey announced that $8.4 million is available to 22 schools districts for the purchase of dozens of new school buses tied...

Tenn. School District Offers Transportation to Alternative School Students

The Maryville Public School Board voted unanimously last month to allow at-risk students with “documented hardships” to receive transportation service to and from a local...

President’s School Safety Commission Releases Final Report

The President’s School Safety Commission released a detailed 178-page final report that examined ways to make schools safe for all students and teachers, by...

Top 10 Most Popular STN Online Articles in 2018

As we look back at what happened in 2018, and evaluate what online articles attracted the most visitors to STN’s website, school bus crashes...

January 2019

With a new year comes many decisions to be made: Choosing new technologies, selecting fuel types and...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

Find the latest vehicle production data, state student ridership and budget reports, industry trends and contact information...