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(STN Podcast E18) Local Solutions to a National Problem: Student Transporters Focus on Health & Safety

As federal, state and local guidance varies on reopening schools amid the coronavirus, two school districts—one in central Florida and one in southern Alberta,...

(STN Podcast E16) Ready to Transport: Indiana Transportation Director Shares Approved Back-to-School Plan

Efforts at the federal and state government levels are encouraging a return to school, but what does that mean for student transporters? Katrina Falk, director...

(STN Podcast E13) – Adapting to COVID-19: Students Wearing Masks & Physically Distancing on the Bus?

Transportation directors must balance many concerns—including state guidelines, health expert advice, district administration decisions, and parental anxiety—to run school bus routes during the new...

(STN Podcast E8) – Back on the Road: Managing Student Transportation After COVID-19

Kids and their parents are eager for schools to reopen. However, school busing is going to look different due to COVID-19. Transportation staff is...

California Transportation Director Demonstrates Passion for Mentoring

Tim Purvis has nearly seen it all when it comes to school transportation operations in the Golden State. Purvis was a struggling college student...

Nebraska Transportation Director Fueled by Constant Industry Challenges

Transitioning to the educational environment from a military background, where discipline is paramount, was a struggle for Rich Casey. He spent 28 years in...

November 2019

Meet our 2019 Transportation Director of the Year, Greg Jackson, from Jefferson County Schools in Colorado. This month’s issue also covers electric school buses,...

California Transportation Director of 23 Years Plans to Retire in 2020

Editor’s Note: This profile is part of an ongoing series on women who have made a significant impact on the school transportation industry. Pamela McDonald did not...

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,...

Winters Named Outstanding Rookie Director at Kentucky Transportation Conference

Crittenden County Schools Transportation Director Wayne Winters was recently named Outstanding Rookie Director at the Student Transportation Association of Kentucky’s (STAK) annual awards banquet...

August 2020

This month’s issue features articles on school start-up and prepping fleets for the new school year, as well as...

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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