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Indiana District Featured on CBS News for Adoption of Bus Tracking...

How long could you go without your phone? What part of your life hasn’t been dramatically changed by the advent of mobile technology? Few would...

STN EXPO Indy Keynote Explains Need for Speed in Responding to...

INDIANAPOLIS — Internationally-renowned school security expert and author Chris Dorn delivered what could have been a depressing STN EXPO keynote presentation on school and...
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School Bus Tracking Apps

Several companies have announced school bus arrival apps that are available to the public. These apps give parents more transparency and offer a real-time...

Communications, Tracking Devices Required for all NYC School Buses

The Student Transportation Oversight Package (STOP) was designed to avoid the back to school “nightmares” and give more transparency to parents in New York...

How Parents and School Bus Drivers Can Calm Autistic Students

Sensory sensitivity is a common characteristic of children with autism. Strange surroundings, loud noises, bright lights, and a lot of physical activity all can...
Police arrest parent trying to board school bus.

Districts and States Combat School Bus Trespassing

Several recent incidents of adults trespassing on school buses have revived the conversation of how to best protect students and drivers. The incidents have...

Ride Service for Kids comes to San Diego

SAN DIEGO — Eliminating the stress of hectic back-to-school driving schedules, HopSkipDrive is bringing its ride service designed for kids to San Diego parents,...

American Red Cross, Safety Council Push School Bus Safety

School bus safety steps and reminders have been announced by the American Red Cross and National Safety Council, to help make student trips safer....

Accuracy of School Bus Apps Relies on Routing Data

Are there inherent inefficiencies that are still an issue with school bus and student tracking apps? Are there issues with other new-generation high-tech products,...

Shortage of School Buses Leads Alaska District to Hire Taxis

Lower Kuskokwin School District (LSKD) in Bethel Alaska is turning to taxi drivers as a way to transport students to school until new school...

August 2019

August 2019 issue of School Transportation News
Meet the 2019 Garage Stars, read about bell-times, fueling, updating fleets for the new school year and...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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