Friday, May 29, 2020

Special Reports

An employee of Suffolk Public Schools in Virginia organizes meals to be delivered to students during COVID-19 school closures. Facebook/Suffolk Public Schools

Coronavirus Pay: What About the School Bus Drivers?

Since the coronavirus took its grip, many school bus drivers have been getting paid, and are working to deliver meals as well as information...

How Districts Make the Best Choices When Purchasing Video Systems

It’s been said that the only constant is change, and that’s certainly true with school bus-based video cameras. As these systems become more commonplace,...
A South Bend Community school corporation school bus parked in the community to serve as a hotspot for students who don't have access to internet during COVID-19 school closures. Photo courtesy of South Bend Community School Corporation.

School Bus Wi-Fi Hotspots Aide Student Learning During COVID-19 Closures

School buses are delivering broadband internet access in areas with limited or no internet access, to help students complete their school assignments while at...
Dr. Gustavo Balderas speaks to National Conference on Education attendees after accepting the 2020 Superintendent of the Year award on Feb. 13.

Team First

Dr. Gustavo Balderas is all about the “we.” When his name was called as winner of the 2020 National Superintendent of the Year award on...
Girl with Down Syndrome works with her teacher at home

District Support of Parental eLearning Development Vital for Students with Disabilities

As parents are learning to adapt to the challenges of homeschooling their children, several student transportation industry experts shared advice on how to utilize...

Why Are Some Districts Not Paying School-Bus Contractors During Coronavirus Closures?

Despite President Donald Trump signing a $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package that includes a provision aimed at ensuring school district employees remain on the...

May 2020

This month’s issue features articles about the coronavirus pandemic, the installation of lap/shoulder seatbelts, and mock casualty exercises, among...

Buyer’s Guide 2020

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


Are Wi-Fi routers installed in your district’s or company’s school buses?
512 votes