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Parent poll shows strong support for school busing
October 1, 2008

Nearly nine out of 10 (87 percent) of parents in the U.S. believe that the school bus is the only reliable form of transportation for many students...

Roberts Hawaii helps with home makeover
June 12, 2008
HONOLULU — When the television show Extreme Makeover: Home Edition brought together volunteers to build a new home for a local family, Roberts...
NAPT News & Views
June 1, 2008

Today’s school bus issues can make exciting headlines

A decade or so ago, news stories about school buses mostly only reported on crashe...

Zonar Systems wins product innovation award
May 15, 2008
PALO ALTO, Calif. — Business research and consulting firm Frost & Sullivan has honored Zonar Systems with the 2008 Product Innovation of the Year Awa...
National Transportation Week to highlight school buses in Detroit
May 8, 2008
ARLINGTON, Va. — National Transportation Week 2008 will be held May 11-17 in Detroit, with a variety of events scheduled to promote awareness about t...
Ohio to observe School Bus Driver Appreciation Day
April 29, 2008
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohioans are reminded to show their support for school bus drivers during School Bus Driver Appreciation Day on May 5.

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New York legislators announce School Bus Driver Appreciation Day
April 17, 2008
ALBANY, N.Y. — On April 5, the New York Senate adopted a resolution declaring Oct. 24, 2008, School Bus Driver Appreciation Day.

The resolution...

Spreading the love
April 1, 2008

As we put the finishing touches on this issue of SCHOOL BUS FLEET, the month of February had just drawn to a close. With it came the concl...

Best Practices in Driver Dress
April 1, 2008

If you were to say the words “bus driver” to somebody who grew up in the 1950s or ’60s, they would probably have a pretty spit-shined image pop into ...

New York county names School Bus Driver of the Year
March 27, 2008
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. — Candace Swart has been named Dutchess County’s School Bus Driver of the Year. Selected by the Dutchess County Traffic Safety Boa...
February is "Love the Bus" month
February 1, 2008

The new year is here, presenting a new opportunity to express appreciation to the thousands of men and women who transport America’s pupils.

The ...

Bus drivers, mechanics honored during basketball game
February 1, 2008

ANAHEIM, Calif. — On Dec. 21, school bus drivers and mechanics from around the state gathered with family and friends at the Anaheim Convention Center...

Spreading goodwill, good news
February 1, 2008

As we at SCHOOL BUS FLEET search the Web each day to see what the nation’s media outlets have to report about school buses, the articles on “ba...

Thomas Built Buses names essay contest winners
January 1, 2008

HIGH POINT, N.C. — Hundreds of children across the country nominated their favorite school bus driver for Thomas Built Buses’ annual Children’s Choice...

How to prepare for the spotlight
September 1, 2007

As we begin another school year, there is sure to be a high level of interest in school bus safety and related issues.

Recent high-profile activit...

Help us help you
June 1, 2006

I was in Washington, D.C., recently for an industry lobbying effort that brought together key players from the school bus community.

Don't Let a Crisis Ruin Your Reputation
June 1, 2006

Open the channels of communication immediately if you've been plagued by one of the "Seven Deadly Sins." Or face the loss of your employees' confidence.

Promoting the Good Work of Your Drivers
March 1, 2006

Parents and school administrators, among others, should know of the many success stories involving school bus drivers. Working with public information officers, distributing newsletters and nominating drivers for awards are great ways to grow awareness.

Creating an Effective School Transportation Website
December 1, 2000

We consulted the Web to find some of the most interesting, useful and innovative school transportation Websites. Here's how four school bus operators successfully made the move into the digital age.

Can Parent-Pay Systems Alleviate Your Budget Woes?
December 1, 2000

As school transportation funding grows increasingly slim, school bus operators nationwide struggle to make ends meet. Here’s how some have turned to parents for added support.

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