Special Reports

An electric school bus receives its charge.

Electric School Buses: Optimized Routing

Whether you’re a fan or critic of the electric vehicle (EV) movement, there’s no denying electric buses offer some real advantages. But at least...
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Commitment to Safety, Professional Development Drives NAPT President Mitchell

As Teena Mitchell prepared to take over the role of president of the National Association for Pupil Transportation (NAPT) last fall, it made complete...

Times Are Changing … What Is Your Response to School Bus Violence?

A simple Google search for “school bus” fills one’s feed with news articles and videos that depict violence. Whether these instances are students or...
Hernando County (Florida) Fire Rescue conducts school bus emergency training. (Photo courtesy of Paul Hasenmeier)

In Case of an Emergency

For the past 30 years, School Transportation News has reported on a wide spectrum of student transportation-related incidents including school bus crashes/collisions, weapons and...
Close up view of young business people putting their hands together. Stack of hands. Unity and teamwork concept.

At These School Districts, Investing in Transportation Team Members Provides Results

Recruiting and retaining good employees is an ongoing challenge for any industry, and it is especially vital to student transportation operations. While there is...
Firefighters prepare to cut into a school bus during a full day of emergency exercises and training, held March 2, 2024 at Cypress-Fairbanks ISD in Houston, Texas. (Photo courtesy of Facebook/Operation-STEER-ESC-6)

Texas Program Enhances School Bus Safety Through Simulation Training

Modern technology, including the use of simulated school bus emergency scenarios, is helping to improve safety exercises for the school bus industry, as witnessed...

July 2024

Learn more about the STN 2024 Innovator of the Year, Dr. Pallav Prakash, director of electrification program management for...

Buyer’s Guide 2024

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


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