Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Technology

Stock photo of student bullying on a school bus.

Relying on Video to Identify Onboard Cases of School Bus Bullying

School buses can be an intimidating even hostile environment, especially for students who are the victims of bullying. New onboard video camera technology makes...

FCC Announces Round Two of Funding for School Bus Wi-Fi

School districts and transportation departments that missed the application window to implement school bus Wi-Fi hotspots using the Emergency Connectivity Fund (EFC) have a...

STN’s 2021 School Bus Technology Super Users

We recently learned about more student transporters nationwide who are using technology in a new or innovative way for their school bus operations. A...
Bethlehem Central School District in New York is actively looking for ways to improve its routing to combat the school bus driver shortage. (Photo courtesy of Karim Johnson.)

N.Y. Transportation Leaders Utilize Technology to Combat School Bus Driver Shortage

School bus drivers are at a premium like never before, and finding ways to make one’s transportation routes more efficient to keep drivers happy...
Parked school buses serve as Wi-Fi hotspots for students without Internet connection at home.

Federal Funding Window for School Bus Wi-Fi Hotspots Closing Soon

Time is running out for school districts to file applications for the Federal Communication Commission’s $7.17 billion Emergency Connectivity Fund (ECF) to install Wi-Fi...

Student Transportation Veteran Provides Tips for School Bus Technology RFPs

The bottom line of a webinar sponsored by bus video camera manufacturer REI was that student transporters must do their homework when considering new...
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January 2022

The first issue of 2022 is here! This issue of School Transportation News contains articles on supply chain related...
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Buyer’s Guide 2022

Find the latest vehicle production data and budget reports, industry trends, and contact information for state, national and federal...
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