Technology

Student Transportation Company Enters Ride Share Market

Even as a growing number of student transporters view local ride share services as competition, one of the largest school bus contractors is taking the approach that if you can’t beat them join them, and in the process potentially take them nationwide.

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NASDPTS Shares Correct Use of MDTs on School Buses

The National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services Annual Conference featured a discussion on National School Bus Specifications and Procedures guidelines as well as real-world experience on the correct usage of tablets and Mobile Data Terminals (MDTs) on school buses.

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Zonar Showcases Latest Commitment to Student Safety and School Bus Efficiency with Zonar Verify

SEATTLE, Wash.--Zonar, the leader in smart fleet management technology, today announced Zonar VerifyÔ, a mobile app that provides daily routing and student rider information directly to the bus driver. The app is powered by RouteBoardä, a market differentiating web-based tool that integrates with routing solutions to enable dispatchers and route coordinators to manage and plan for daily events like buses being out of service and other day-of bus changes.

Thomas Built Buses Ignites More Electric Talk with New ZEV

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Thomas Built Buses joined the race to zero emissions on Saturday with the unveiling of a new all-electric school bus at a joint National Association for Pupil Transportation Summit and National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services Annual Conference session.

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