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School bus using the extended stop arm with children present

Montana House Bills Aim to Improve School Bus Safety

Two Montana bills passed the House this week to further improve student safety while they are transported via the yellow school bus. HB 207,...
School Bus Driver Timarie Javier wears a face mask while sitting behind the wheel of a Campbell County School District bus in Gillette, Wyoming. The district started transporting students at the start of the 2020-2021 school year, with safety protocols in place to mitigate COVID-19 exposure.

Wyoming School District Talks COVID-19 From Start to ‘End’

Campbell County School District in Gillette, Wyoming, has been through it all, in terms of a COVID-19 outbreak in transportation operations and now vaccine...
2015 NCST proceedings

NCST Postponed Again Due to COVID-19 Travel, Public Health Restrictions

The National Congress on School Transportation (NCST) has been moved due to travel restrictions and the public health measures in host city Des Moines,...

School Bus Seatbelt Advocate Vits Shares His Keys to Professional Growth

“Never stop learning and never stop asking questions, even when you think you know the answer,” advised Charles Vits, the recently retired market development...

Severe Winter Storms Cause School Closures, Power Outages

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has responded to the winter storm as well as heating and fuel shortages affecting 34 states this week...
NASDPTS members listen to a panel discussion during the 2019 conference held Oct. 13-17 in Washington, D.C.

NASDPTS Announces Ronna Weber as New Executive Director

A familiar industry name, Ronna Weber, was announced to succeed Charlie Hood next month as the executive director of the National Association of State...

February 2021

This issue of School Transportation News contains articles on alternative fuels, the mechanic environment, bus garage upgrades, and more....

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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