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January 2020

Our first issue of 2020 commences with articles about customer service, training, and installation for new technology, as well as recognizing some of the...

School Bus Drivers Going the Extra Mile

Examples of school bus drivers who go above and beyond the call of duty are commonplace in the industry. But every so often, their...

Readers Nominate School Bus Drivers for 2020 ‘Hero’ Recognition

School bus drivers are responsible for transporting the nation’s most precious cargo to and from school daily, and these professionals rarely get the recognition...

Deer Launched Through School Bus Windshield, Driver Injured

In Dartmouth, Massachusetts, an oncoming vehicle struck a wild deer and the impact launched the animal into the windshield of a school bus, reported...
Stock photo of a school bus.

Texas School Bus Driver Suffers Medical Emergency, Student Hailed as a...

A school bus driver at Schertz Cibolo Universal City School District in Texas suffered a medical episode behind the wheel earlier this week, reported...
Heroism award recipient Vikki Boyce Czechowicz poses with Manager Tonya Phillips. (Photo courtesy of STA.)

N.Y. Driver Recognized for Saving Children from School Bus Fire

School bus driver, Vikki Boyce Czechowicz has received the Heroism Award, presented by the New York State Education Department for her quick thinking when...
Amanda Severy was awarded a State Police Special Award of Commendation for stepping in and saving a bus full of school children when the man she was training had a heart attack. (Photo courtesy of the Sun Journal.)

Maine School Bus Trainer Saves Children After Driver Suffers Heart Attack,...

The Sun Journal reported on June 21 that Amanda Severy was training a school bus driver who was on his final session of the training...
Scio bus driver Skip Torpey and bus monitor Linda Harris were recognized by their school district for helping save a woman’s life last month.

73-Year-Old School Bus Driver Performs CPR, Saves Woman’s Life

Skip Torpey, a bus driver for Scio Central School District in Allegheny County, New York, saved a woman’s life after finding her “blue and...
The SVHS Math Team is pictured with Judy Scott after Scott safely parked her bus after losing all power. (Photo courtesy of SV196 District Superintendent Jason Henry.)

Quick Actions by Bus Drivers Nationwide Save Student Lives

In the past two weeks, three bus drivers nationwide have been recognized for their heroic actions and the impact they made on the lives...

California School Bus Driver Recognized for Preventing Hijacking

Salena Torres, a school bus driver for Southwest Transportation Agency, won the North Region School Bus Driver of the Year Award, from the California...

February 2020

STN’s bus garage issue features articles about selecting maintenance software, being proactive when inspecting and maintaining fleets,...

Buyer’s Guide 2020

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