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The ‘Gig Economy’ — New Rules, New Risks for Districts

New legislation has significant implications for school districts that contract with companies that use independent contractors. Lately, the on-demand transportation sector seems to be...
Durham School Services’ successful trial with the Lytx Driver Safety Program in 2014 and with the full deployment last year, National Express is working to equip every bus in the larger National Express family with Lytx.

Durham School Services Announces Safety Improvements via Lytx Driver Safety Program

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Lytx, a leading global provider of machine vision and artificial intelligence-powered video telematics solutions for commercial and public sector fleets,...

Calif., Texas, N.J. School Districts Win in Zonar and NAPT’s Carnahan...

SEATTLE, Wash. — Zonar, the leader in smart fleet technology, and the National Association for Pupil Transportation (NAPT), today announced the recipients of the...
Gov. Gavin Newsom (center) signed many bills into law on Oct. 13, including the controversial school start time bill. (Screen capture of video by the Sacramento Bee.)

California Gov. Newsom Signs School Start Time Bill Into Law

Among 870 bills Gov. Gavin Newsom signed into law over the weekend included a controversial plan to change the start times for most California...

School Bus Crash Research for 2018-2019 Highlights Challenges of Crossing Students

Transportation consultants and a pedestrian traffic safety researcher said more must be done to assist students in crossing to and from school bus stops,...
women who have made an impact in the school transportation industry.

California Transportation Director of 23 Years Plans to Retire in 2020

Editor’s Note: This profile is part of an ongoing series on women who have made a significant impact on the school transportation industry. Pamela McDonald did not...
The Freightliner eCascadia and eM2 are part of Daimler Trucks’ global electrified initiative.

Daimler Trucks North America Recognized with Clean Air Technology Award

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Daimler Trucks North America, LLC. (DTNA) was recognized today with the 2019 Clean Air Technology award from the South Coast...

Motiv Power Systems Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

FOSTER CITY, Calif. — This year, Motiv Power Systems is celebrating 10 years of “Freeing Fleets From Fossil Fuels.” With partners like Ford, BMW,...
Screen capture of Fox 11 footage of an almost naked man running towards a school bus driving on I-5 in the Los Angeles-area this week.

Men Attempt to Illegally Board School Buses in Georgia and California

Within the past several weeks, two incidents occurred of men attempting to force their way onto school buses, one of which was transporting students....
California State Sen. Anthony J. Portantino. Photo courtesy of his office.

Latest California Late-Start School Bill Arrives on Gov. Newsom’s Desk

The California State Legislature has again passed a controversial school start delay bill for the second consecutive year. SB 328 was sent to Gov. Gavin...

November 2019

Greg Jackson of Jefferson County Schools poses with a Blue Bird School Bus
Meet our 2019 Transportation Director of the Year, Greg Jackson, from Jefferson County Schools in Colorado. This...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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