TSD Second Hotel Room Block Now Open

Need a hotel room for the TSD Conference? We have a second hotel room block at the Drury Inn & Suites Dallas Frisco, and are offering rooms at $129, or $149 for a suite, per night! 

This new hotel is in walking distance to the Frisco Convention Center — where the TSD Conference and trade show will take place — as well as to the Dr. Pepper Arena and Dr. Pepper Ballpark.

There are two ways to book a hotel room at the Drury Inn & Suites Dallas Frisco:

  • Clicking here.
  • Call 1-800-325-0720 and enter Group number 2330534.

Hotel rooms at the $129 conference rate have two queen beds and are non-smoking. Hotel rooms at the $149 conference rate are two-room suites with two queen beds.

No matter the room type, all guests receive:

  • Free hot breakfast
  • Free 5:30 P.M. Kickback (enjoy free drinks and snacks from 5:30 P.M. to 7 P.M.)
  • Free long distance one hour every room, every night
  • Free Wifi throughout the hotel
  • Free soda and popcorn from 3 P.M. to 10 P.M.

So, hurry to book a great room at a great rate! 

Full TSD Conference Schedule Now Online

Our full conference schedule is now available online! Organized by workshop track, you can view the entire agenda — from Friday, March 9 to Wednesday, March 14 — in the Conference section of the website. Click here to view the agenda.

Be sure to register at the Early Bird rate and save $100 off the standard registration price. Valid through February 2. Click here to register.

Then click here to book your room at the Embassy Suites Dallas-Frisco. We’ve added more rooms to our main block beginning Thursday, March 8. And stay tuned for an announcement on a second room block!

Interested in the roadeo competition? Find more information here.

We'll see you in Frisco!

STN EXPO Registration Now Open — Save $200

This year’s STN EXPO takes place July 13-18, and returns to the Peppermill Resort Hotel! Secure your spot at the Super Early Bird rate and save $200 off the full conference price! Valid through April 20. Then check out initial information about our keynote speakers and networking events.

Transportation Director Summit Returns
This event is for qualified participants who will network with peers and vendor partners throughout two days, starting Friday, July 13 and continuing all day Saturday, July 14, prior to the start of the regular STN EXPO.

Qualified participants will gain high-level insights from experts within the student transportation industry and beyond on how to implement true leadership and innovation practices into their local operations. Apply now for one of the limited 100 spots! Meals, snacks and participation expenses are covered. Learn more here if you qualify for the TD Summit.

So, get your approval to attend and register today!

NY School Bus Contractors Recognize State Senator

The New York School Bus Contractors Association recognized state Sen. Jeff Klein as legislator of the year for advocating for bills that would increase penalties for motorists who illegally pass stopped school buses and exempt private school bus companies from paying sales tax on school bus and equipment purchases.

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Updated TSD Conference Overview Online Features Workshop Details

Our updated 8-page TSD Conference overview will be in the January issue of School Transportation News! In the meantime, check out the new conference overview here on the conference website. The overview offers the latest details on the conference workshops, as well as our keynote speakers, our trade show sneak peek reception and the trade show!

Be sure to also take advantage of our Early Bird rate and save $100 off the standard registration price. Valid through February 2.

Are you already registered? Then click here for information on how to book your room at the Embassy Suites Dallas-Frisco.

Interested in the roadeo competition? Find more information here.

We'll see you in Frisco!

TSD Roadeo Team Registration Now Open

We’ve officially launched registration for the 2018 TSD Roadeo competition! The Roadeo will take place Saturday, March 10, 2018, at Frisco ISD, held in conjunction with the TSD Conference & Trade Show. This friendly competition welcomes contestants from across the United States. The entry fee is $100.

Learn more about the Roadeo competition, and then register your team here. Good luck!