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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...

STN Podcast Episode 8 – Back on the Road: Managing Student...

Kids and their parents are eager for schools to reopen. However, school busing is going to look different due to COVID-19. Transportation staff is...

STN Podcast Episode 7 – When the COVID-19 Dust Settles: Maintaining...

Data from School Transportation News readers shines a spotlight on the challenges student transporters face as they prepare for the 2020-2021 school year in...

STN Podcast Episode 6 – A Place at the Table: Include...

Waiting clustered around a bus stop. Boarding with a high five to the driver. Chatting with friends across an 18-inch aisle. That was the...

Contingency, Scenario Planning Vital to Resuming Transportation of Students Post-Coronavirus

President Donald Trump has called on states to accelerate their plans for “Opening Up America Again” from widespread COVID-19 closures, and that includes safely...

Getting Student Transportation Departments Ready for Summer During COVID-19 Era

Don’t you love it when people say, “You must really enjoy your summers?”  I would always smile and answer, “I sure do. It’s the...

STN Podcast Episode 5 – Here’s the Plan: A New Normal...

Student transporters are now considering what daily operations will look like when schools reopen from mandated COVID-19 closures. How will social distancing requirement affect passenger...

Time for a New Playbook When It Comes to Reopening School

When times are uncertain people tend to do two things: look for some previous event to relate to and seek a swift and painless...

STN Podcast Episode 4 – Business as Unusual: COVID-19’s Permanent Impact...

As districts begin to settle in to the new normal of providing service to students in support of their education, they must also adjust...

National School Bus Associations Discuss ‘New Normal’ of Post COVID-19 World

The three national transportation associations are asking what life will be like after the coronavirus pandemic, and what it will mean for school bus...

May 2020

This month’s issue features articles about the coronavirus pandemic, the installation of lap/shoulder seatbelts, and mock casualty...

Buyer’s Guide 2020

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