Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Special Reports

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North Carolina Contractor Laws Shield School Board from Special-Needs Transportation Liability

A North Carolina contractor law shielded a school district from liability when a student with special needs was sexually assaulted during transportation by a...

Tabula Rasa

What was thought to be the start of a trend toward standardizing factory installations of tablets on school buses may instead remain an aftermarket...

Technology Considerations Abound for Cleaner Breathing Inside School Buses

As students nationwide are back in school, not only are air quality considerations outside of the school bus important but also air quality inside...
The school bus driver shortage is causing students nationwide to be late to class. Bell time changes and improved route are potential solutions.

Using ‘What-If?’ Scenarios to Address School Bus Routing Challenges

Joining transportation directors in feeling firsthand the pressures COVID-19 has wrought upon school district operations are routing software companies that have had to act...

Transportation Network Companies Invest In Electric (School Bus) Future

With the new academic year underway, the world continues to fight an urgent battle to temper climate change and elevate public health. In the...
Clark County School District students in Las Vegas cross the street with the help of a crossing guard. (Photo courtesy of CCSD.)

Walking Programs Save Some Students Left Without School Buses

In the end, when the ashes of COVID – 19 have been sifted through and its epitaph is written, the ill-effects of the coronavirus...
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November 2021

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