Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Special Needs

TSD Conference Keynote Speaker Helfrich Discusses IEP, IDEA Liability

FRISCO, Texas — During the 2019-2020 school year, 14 percent of all public school students in the U.S. received services under the Individuals with...

TSD Conference Opening Keynote Prompts Attendees to Cheer for Themselves, Students

FRSICO, Texas — Attendees crowded into the first keynote presentation at the Transporting Students with Special Needs and Disabilities (TSD) Conference ready to be...
Lori Desautels, Ph.D, speaks to STN EXPO Indianapolis attendees during a general session on Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021.

Brain Science Draws Correlation Between Child Trauma, School Bus Behavior

INDIANAPOLIS – After STN EXPO attendees learned how to use humor when things go wrong, especially during COVID-19 and unprecedented bus driver shortages, a...

Student Transportation of America Raises Awareness for Students with Autism

The “Kindness Counts” Campaign does more than create awareness – instead, Student Transportation of America (STA) strives to create a kinder and more inclusive...

Adapting to Meet Challenges in Transport of Students With Special Needs

A session at the Transporting Students with Disabilities and Special Needs Virtual conference earlier this month examined how districts and vendors can partner to...
Special need child on wheelchair wearing a cotton mask for safety from covid 19.

The Role of the Special Education Educator in Transportation Services

The over-arching theme of the virtual Transporting Students with Disabilities and Special Needs conference was the need for increased communication across all district departments...

November 2021

This issue of School Transportation News features the STN Transportation Director of the Year, Kayne Smith, as well as...

Buyer’s Guide 2021

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


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