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Attendees at the 51st annual NASDPTS conference in Washington D.C. in October 2019.

National Congress on School Transportation Meets to Update School Bus Specifications

The steering committee for the 17th National Congress on School Transportation (NCST) met in Columbus, Ohio during the National Association for Pupil Transportation (NAPT)...
The Gardian Angel LED lighting system being used on a school bus.

Revised LED Standards Expected in 2020 National School Bus Specifications

The school transportation industry is seeing the light in instituting new standards that favor light-emitting diode (LED) lighting over incandescent bulbs. States, school districts,...
2015 NCST proceedings

NCST Writing Committees Set, Seek Proposals for 2020

The National Congress on School Transportation Steering Committee announced that writing committees for the 2020 update to the National School Transportation Specifications and Procedures...

Technicians: The Elite Force Keeping School Buses Running

In contrast to the very noticeable yellow school bus, the technicians and inspectors who ensure said vehicles operate safely are often overlooked, but that...
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Utah State Director Martin Set to Retire

After more than a decade overseeing the pupil transportation program for the Utah State Department of Education, Murrell Martin is retiring from this role, effective Feb....

North Carolina State Director Announces Retirement

The long-time transportation section chief for the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and past president of the National Association of State Directors of...
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Roundup: The Noxious History of ‘School Bus Chrome’

In May, the National Congress on School Transportation celebrated it’s 75th – well, technically 76th – birthday. Many in the industry know of the...

National Congress on School Transportation Seeks New Home for Next Year’s...

If you already made plans to attend the 16th National Congress on School Transportation in Warrensburg, Missouri, think again. Exactly when and where the...

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...