Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Special Reports

No ‘Easy Button’ Available to Student Transporters in Response to Coronavirus

As more state guidance becomes available and some school districts start transporting students again for summer school, health experts express concern regarding school transportation...
Individualized Education Program

Rethinking School Startup for Students with Special Needs

Getting vulnerable kids to school has always been challenging, but the spread of COVID-19 brings a whole new set of problems. How do you...
A routing specialist in Wyoming uses Transfinder's system.

Don’t Get Caught Flat-Footed with Routing When Schools Reopen, Experts Warn

Those who have played sports or performed on stage know that it’s normal to anticipate the next move. For instance, the second baseman must...

Student Transporters Continue to Roll with Punches While Awaiting COVID-19 Direction

The COVID-19 outbreak that brought the 2019-2020 school year to a jarring halt in districts across the nation in March and resulted in a...
Schools are closed in Evergreen Public Schools in Washington state until April 24, due to the coronavirus outbreak. School bus operations have switched to delivering meals to students, to ensure they remain fed. (Facebook/Evergreen Public Schools)

It’s NOT Business as Usual

School transportation consists of more than simply picking up students from school and delivering them home safely. Continuous, behind-the-scenes work goes into ensuring students are...
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...

July 2020

This month’s issue features articles about the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on school bell times and student health...

Buyer’s Guide 2020

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


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