School buses that are powered by alternative fuels are a prime candidate for funding. And electric is no exception. More and more electric buses are charging into school districts across North America—thanks to funding programs and the buses’ clean operation.
KANSAS CITY — At the NASDPTS Annual Conference, human and sex trafficking of students and the role school bus drivers can play to report the crimes was discussed. State directors who were at the well-attended session at the Crown Plaza Downtown, heard details of anti-trafficking efforts in many states, which are now well-underway.
Students and the public nationwide received reminders in October on school bus safety from school bus industry product and service suppliers, law enforcement and school districts.
Indiana State Police arrested a 24-year-old woman on felony charges in the deaths of three siblings as they crossed a two-lane road to their school bus.
KANSAS CITY — Six students, four girls and two boys, were killed at school bus stops nationwide while loading or unloading in the 2017-2018 school year, reports the Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE).
LATHAM, N.Y. — The New York School Bus Contractors Association (NYSBCA), an organization whose members transport nearly 60 percent of the 2.7 million children riding a yellow school bus in New York state each day, said today it is proudly supporting National School Bus Safety Week, an annual event that promotes school bus safety.