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(STN Podcast E40) School Bus Contractor Difficulties + Opportunities for Special Needs Students

Many districts are re-closing schools as COVID-19 numbers rise. Corey Muirhead, president of the New York School Bus Contractors Association, examines how that complicates...

Adapting to Meet Challenges in Transport of Students With Special Needs

A session at the Transporting Students with Disabilities and Special Needs Virtual conference earlier this month examined how districts and vendors can partner to...

The Role of the Special Education Educator in Transportation Services

The over-arching theme of the virtual Transporting Students with Disabilities and Special Needs conference was the need for increased communication across all district departments...

(STN Podcast E39) Insightful Leadership: Meet the 2020 STN Transportation Director of the Year

The TSD Virtual conference that just wrapped up provided industry professionals with the chance to get advice and crowdsource solutions for providing customized, empathetic...

Student Transporters Share Experiences with School Bus Fire Suppression Systems

Industry experts discussed the ins and outs of fire suppression systems on school buses, focusing on how the systems actually work and the importance...

Importance of Bus Camera Systems In Special Needs Transportation

Transportation professionals at the TSD Virtual conference agreed that both interior and exterior school bus cameras have unique and invaluable functions in the transportation...

Experts Share Tips for Re-engaging Students with Special Needs During Reopening

With COVID-19 resulting in more recent school closures nationwide for the first time since the beginning of March, re-engaging students and parents can be...

TSD Virtual: What Student Transporters Need to Know About Their Students

A three-part series on the Fundamentals of Special Needs Transportation was offered to attendees at this year’s virtual Transporting Students with Disabilities and Special...

(STN Podcast E38) TSD Virtual Live Podcast #3: It Takes A Village For Empathetic Transportation

TSD Virtual attendees connected over the transportation of students with disabilities and special needs, which requires extra care and empathy to provide transportation as...

Training for Safe Transport of Special Needs Students During COVID-19

Transporting students in wheelchairs is even more complicated than normal during COVID-19. Securement provider Q’Straint/Sure-Lok presented some potential solutions during TSD Virtual. In a Tuesday...

November 2020

This month’s issue features articles on the transportation director of the year, Todd Watkins of Montgomery County Public Schools...

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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