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National Express School (NEXS) Promotes Industry Veteran and Proven Leader, Liz Sanchez to Chief Operating Officer of North America Student Transportation

Lisle, IL — National Express School (NEXS), a safety leader in student transportation, recently announced the promotion of Liz Sanchez to Chief Operating Officer...

Private Bus and Vessel Industries Furlough 308,000 Employees Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

Washington, D.C. — The U.S. private motorcoach, school bus and domestic passenger vessel industries have collectively furloughed or laid off an estimated 308,000 employee...

2020 Rising Stars Announced: Recognizing Those Excelling in the Industry

For the past five years, School Transportation News has requested nominations of student transporters who are displaying leadership or innovation in their school bus...

October 2020

This month’s issue features articles on this year’s ‘Rising Stars’ as well as articles on tablets, grants, and more. Read the full October issue. Cover Story Rising...

Krapf COO Jim Folkes Announces Retirement

Editor’s note -- The following announcement is from Blake Krapf, chief executive officer of the Krapf Group: WEST CHESTER, Pa. — It is with mixed...

Valeo Equips Buses and Coaches with a Health Shield Capable of Eliminating More than 95% of Viruses

PARIS, France — Valeo has developed the world's most powerful air sterilization system for bus and coach cabins. Upon activation, the system eliminates, in...

Florida School Bus Driver Plans Retirement After Winning $2M Lottery Jackpot

Jack Dippold, a 20-year veteran school bus driver for St. Edward’s School near Palm Bay, Florida, is quite shocked by his recent good fortune,...

Michigan Transportation Director Pushes Through COVID-19 Challenges for Staff, Students

Despite contemplating retirement this school year, Amelia Walantyn said it’s her daily interaction with staff and students that keep her dedicated to pupil transportation. “To...

Landsberg Named to New 3-Year Term as NTSB Vice Chairman

President Donald Trump appointed distracted-driving advocate Bruce Landsberg to an additional three-year term as vice chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board, the agency...

Iowa’s Christensen Stands Up for What He Believes In: Student Safety

Max Christensen has had yellow blood running through his veins since he was born, and while he said he didn’t grow up wanting to...

October 2020

This month’s issue features articles on this year’s ‘Rising Stars’ as well as articles on tablets, grants, and more. Read...

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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