Friday, October 23, 2020


Transportation staff at Fayetteville Public Schools in Arkansas has been transporting students since school started on Aug. 24.

School Buses Roll Smoothly in Arkansas School District During COVID-19

An Arkansas school district is answering some common questions asked by industry professionals over the summer on how to transport students again amid the...

Hurricane Delta Slams Gulf Coast, Schools Closed Pre-emptively

Hurricane Delta made landfall near Creole, Louisiana on at 6 p.m. local time Friday night as a Category 2 storm, with similar path projecting...
First Student locations helped evacuate community members after fires blazed through southern Oregon in early September 2020. (Photo courtesy of First Student.)

School Buses, Drivers Assist Oregon Fire Rescue Efforts

Assisting in evacuations and relief efforts are examples of how school buses and drivers continue to make an impact on their surrounding communities, despite...

Comments Sought on Additional Smoking Ban on California School Buses

The California Office of Administrative Law requested that public comment on proposed language to update the state’s prohibition on smoking on school buses be...
An employee of the County School District of Indian River operates an eMist disinfectant sprayer after a route.

Student Transporters Face Challenges in Keeping Buses Clean, Safe Amid COVID-19

With New York City Public School starting its new school year on Monday, all students are now back in class — either online or...
Zonar's OTAir-Bus

Maximizing Fleet Operations for Student Transportation During COVID-19

Transportation technology provider Zonar and its partners shared tips and tricks for getting the most out of school buses and district budgets in a...

October 2020

This month’s issue features articles on this year’s ‘Rising Stars’ as well as articles on tablets, grants, and more. Read...

Buyer’s Guide 2020

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


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