Tuesday, August 11, 2020
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Update: National Academies Summarizes School Bus Safety Amid COVID-19 Pandemic 

The Transportation Research Board, part of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine, highlighted its school bus safety research to evaluate how it...

Permitting Hand Sanitizer on School Buses Remains a Local Decision

Tim Ammon, co-owner of consultant the Decision Support group and a co-manager for the Student Transportation Aligned for Return To School (STARTS) Task Force,...

Staying Home Sick Never Felt So Healthy

Much of the discussion, debate and anxiety about returning students to in-person classes for the new school year have centered on the ability of...

Measuring COVID-19 Safety at School & on the Bus

This content is brought to you by Safety Vision. Many Questions – Not Many Answers Safety has always been a number one, uncompromising priority for school...

Arkansas School District Remodels Transportation Department for COVID-19 Social Distancing

Besides updating school bus schedules and rerouting for the new school year, training driver staff on cleaning requirements, and establishing transportation procedures based on...

Alabama Governor Orders Most Students to Wear Masks

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey proclaimed that all students in grades 2 through 12 must wear face coverings as they aim to return to in-person...

California School Districts Prepare for Effects of Virtual Learning on Transportation

As many schools across the Golden State prepare for online education in the fall, transportation directors weigh the available options and make tough calls...

(STN Podcast E18) Local Solutions to a National Problem: Student Transporters Focus on Health & Safety

As federal, state and local guidance varies on reopening schools amid the coronavirus, two school districts—one in central Florida and one in southern Alberta,...

New York State Aims to Get School Buses Back to Work

As confirmed novel coronavirus cases in the country near 4 million, spurred by rising rates in the south and west, New York issued school...

New App Aims to Better Streamline Walking School Bus Concept

As technology continues to evolve, a new mobile app developed by the City of Milton in Georgia aims to reconstruct the ways children hop...

August 2020

This month’s issue features articles on school start-up and prepping fleets for the new school year, as well as...

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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