Wednesday, June 3, 2020


STARTS Task Force to Provide Guidance for School Transportation Post-COVID-19

As discussed in a recent webinar, the three national school transportation associations joined together to create a task force that will research, review and...
What physical distancing guidelines for students could look like on a school bus. Photo courtesy of Bob Morse.

Colorado Districts Piece Together COVID-19 Puzzle for New School Year

As summer approaches, directors have their end-of-school routines in place. Normally, they transport their last group of students and then send their bus drivers...
Montana schools open their doors for the remainder of the 2019-2020, but so far school buses don't appear to be part of those plans.

Some Montana Schools Reopen Doors to Students Following Coronavirus Closures

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock announced last month that school districts had the option to reopen school buildings for in-person learning. While most schools are...
Roads and highways that are in desperate need of repair.

What Happens to School Transportation When the COVID-19 Dust Settles?

The million-dollar question remains: What does the school experience look like after the coronavirus pandemic, and what will it mean for student transportation? In...
Los Angeles Unified School District file photo

Los Angeles Unified Announces New School-Year Start Amid Plenty of Questions

The nation’s second-largest school district announced it will start the new school year in August, but it remains to be seen if school buses...
Stock photo of a school bus traveling down a highway near San Francisco.

California Student Transporters Gear Up for Potential Early School Year Start

California Gov. Gavin Newsom shocked many people including the state’s educational community when he commented that he wants to see students return to physical...

June 2020

This month's issue of STN discusses the coronavirus pandemic and how transportation directors are preparing to transport students again. Read...

Buyer’s Guide 2020

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


Does your operation forecast needing additional school bus drivers for the new school year to adequately address an increase in routes, due to COVID-19 physical distancing demands?
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