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Sen. Kamala Harris Announces a Bill to Keep Schools Open Longer

Presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) introduced a bill last week that would keep schools open for an extra three hours to reduce the...
The eLion school bus from The Lion Electric Company was displayed at the 2018 ACT Expo in Long Beach, California.

New York Plans to Use Electric School Buses in Summer

White Plains, New York, located near the border with Connecticut, saw the arrival of the state’s first five electric school buses in 2018. While...
Elementary school kids climbing on to a school bus

Americans Favor Diverse Schools But Still Oppose ‘Busing’

The Democratic Party presidential debates have reignited national discussions on the merits of forced integration of schools based on race and the use of...
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International Walk and Bike to School Day Held at Over 5,000...

Over 5,000 schools nationwide participated in Safe Routes for School’s annual event. Schools invited law enforcement agencies, local officials, parents and students to participate...
Clark County School District students crossing the street with the help of a crossing guard. (Photo courtesy of CCSD.)

School Districts Participate in International Walk to School Day

Thousands of students across the country joined several schools in various weather conditions to celebrate Safe Routes to School Annual Walk and Bike to...
Flooding in Missouri caused several school cancellations on Aug. 26, 2019. [Facebook/Eureka, Missouri Community.]

Missouri Schools Cancelled, Roads Closed due to Flooding

Several school districts canceled classes yesterday, due to a flash flood warning and road closures from several rainstorms that hit Missouri. Today, Aug. 27,...

Worsening Weather Patterns Mean More Contingency Planning for School Bus Operators

Mother Nature may not always share her intentions in a timely manner, but fleet managers who are experienced with a range of inclement conditions,...
Cobb County School District was one of 16 Georgia schools recognized for going above and beyond in safe and efficient student transportation. (Photo courtesy of Cobb County School District)

Georgia School Districts Receive Pupil Transportation Safety Awards

Sixteen school districts across Georgia were recognized with the Pupil Transportation Safety Awards by the Georgia Department of Education. State School Superintendent Richard Woods...
Crete Public Schools mom Mishelle Kortus, with her petition. (Photo courtesy of 1011 Now News.)

Mom Protests School Bus Fee at Crete Public Schools in Nebraska

Crete Public Schools has a “4-mile rule,” that if you live 4 miles or less from a school, you can be bused for free....

Tennessee Schools to Replace 143 School Buses

Next-Gen Transportation reported in a June 3 article that the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) announced its support for school bus replacements...

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...