A view of the Aug. 21, 2017, total solar eclipse from Madras, Oregon. (NASA/Gopalswamy)

Eclipse to Have Little if Any Impact on School Bus Technology

Few, if any, service disruptions will result from the total solar eclipse that will span from southern Texas to Maine on Monday afternoon. Many school...
Still image of student utilizing an alternative vehicle for school transportation. (Courtesy of EverDriven.)

EverDriven Eyes Continued Growth Following Charlesbank Acquisition

As reported in the April issue of School Transportation News magazine, private equity firms are heavily investing in school transportation because of the essential...

Communication, Questions Are Key When Contracting Out Operations

The decision to onboard more partners into an operation is never taken lightly. Two transportation directors recently shared tips for a smooth transition, which...

Kentucky House Bills Call for Changes to Student Transportation

Two Kentucky bills relating to student discipline policies on school buses and the use of alternative transportation vehicles are moving forward. House Bill 446...
Students bike to school.

CARB Uses $33M in Funding to Target Other Zero-Emissions School Travel

Electric school buses aren’t the only focus of the California Air Resources Board when it comes to getting students to and from class. CARB announced...
An STA bus at terminal. Stock Photo.

Superintendent Snapshot: New Hampshire District Shares Importance of Collaborating with Transportation Contractor

Ahead of the Superintendent of the Year being named at the National Conference on Education in San Diego, California, School Transportation News sat down...

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