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Nine out of 10 school districts in the U.S. and Canada are not currently using 360-degree camera systems to detect children at school bus stops.

Child Detection in the Danger Zone

While new School Transportation News research indicates that nine out of 10 school districts in the U.S. and Canada are not currently using 360-degree camera...
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School Bus Drivers

School Bus Driver Day was celebrated on April 23, 2019. However, School Transportation News highlights bus drivers more than one day a year. Visit...

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...

Technology Rush

I love technology. It provides convenience, efficiency, and in some cases, improved safety. As I drove to work the morning I wrote this month’s...

Operation Safe Stop Celebrated in New York

Operation Safe Stop Day was created to educate the motoring public that passing a stopped school bus is dangerous and illegal. Held on Wednesday, the...

New School Bus Safety Campaign Takes Proactive Approach to Illegal Passing

Rob Travis, the transportation director at Medina City Schools in Ohio, decided to launch a public service campaign, following the increased national awareness of...

Active Shooter Training Presentation at STN EXPO Indy

Many news reports have stated that a threat was targeted towards Denver-area schools around the 20th anniversary of the Columbine shooting. The woman who...
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Texas HB 2262 Would Ban Red-Light Cameras, School Bus Stop-Arm Cameras

Texas House Bill 2262, which would ban traffic surveillance systems, was introduced on February 22. However, it was left pending in the house committee...

Florida Community Discusses School Bus Stop Safety Amid Recent Tragedies

In this past school year, two young girls were hit and killed by motorists while waiting at or walking from their bus stop in...
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Student Dragged by School Bus in Utah

A 6-year-old girl in Wasatch County, Utah, was walking off her bus when part of her backpack got caught on the side of the...

June 2019

The nationwide driver shortage, the accountability of school districts and school bus operators, school bus refurbishment and...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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