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Ohio Association President Focuses on Leaders of Today, Goals of Tomorrow

Editor’s Note: This profile is part of an ongoing series on women who have made a significant impact on the school transportation industry.  Melody Coniglio...
Patrick Mulick, shown here speaking to TSD Conference attendees in 2019, returns to keynote in 2020.

Expert Speakers, Hands-On Training Coming to 2020 TSD Conference

Registration is now open for the 2020 Transporting Students with Disabilities & Special Needs Conference and Trade Show. Register before Dec. 13 to receive...
A team competes at the Roadeo during the 2019 TSD Conference in Frisco, Texas.

Webinar Takes Attendees on a Journey to Safer Wheelchair Transportation

A free webinar presented by School Transportation News tackled the topic of wheelchair securement on a school bus, which can be a confusing and...

Recorded Webinar: A Journey to Safer Wheelchair Transportation

Despite their best intentions, safely transporting students with disabilities—especially those who use wheelchairs—remains perhaps the most under-addressed liability facing school districts. Often these challenges...
Lillian Waldron is pictured with wounds and bruises after another girl was biting her while sitting on the school bus. (Photo courtesy of WBAY.com.)

Special-Needs Student Bitten On Green Bay School Bus

A 10-year-old girl with special needs was bitten by another student while riding on their Wisconsin school bus this week, reported Foxnews.com. The article said...
Sue Shutrump, far right, receives the 2018 Grandolfo Award from Q'STRAINT's Lisa Nippolt, center, and Linda Grandolfo.

Q’STRAINT, Sure-Lok Continue Sponsorship of Grandolfo Award at STN EXPO Reno

Q’STRAINT and Sure-Lok announced their ongoing commitment to the Peter J. Grandolfo Memorial Award of Excellence, to be presented by School Transportation News at...
The student fell down the school bus stairs.

Autistic Student Falls Out of School Bus In Florida, Teacher Charged

On April 30, a school bus security camera captured a video of a child throwing shoes at another student, a teacher pulling the child...

Don’t Be an IEP Afterthought—Transportation Is More Than a ‘Related Service’

It’s been three grueling hours. Accusations have been lobbed, tears have been shed, and brutal fights have played out over 15 minutes about more...

Transportation and Related-Service Staff Participation is Important at IEP Meetings

Transportation for children with disabilities requires thoughtful planning prior to initiating the school bus ride for the first time, and thereafter. Unequivocally, transportation is...
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TSD Recap

FRISCO, Texas — The TSD 2019 Conference, March 15-20, featured workshops on crisis planning, PBIS on the school bus, bullying, legal issues and much...

September 2019

This technology issue covers onboard tablets, disruptions in the industry, new emerging technology and the industry’s Super...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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