Special Needs Transportation

4 more earn NAPT's special-needs endorsement

Posted on November 6, 2013

Four pupil transportation professionals recently completed the Special Needs Transportation Training program.

The latest to earn the endorsement, which is offered by the National Association for Pupil Transportation, are:

• Kenny Mulder, CDPT, director of transportation at Special School District in Olivette, Mo.

• Katherine Oetker, special-needs transportation specialist at Cook-Illinois Corp. in Waukegan, Ill.

• Kala Henkensiefken, transportation coordinator at Brainerd (Minn.) Independent School District 181

• Diane Stewart, supervisor at Virginia Beach (Va.) City Public Schools

The Special Needs Transportation Training program provides opportunities for transportation personnel who serve students with disabilities to access educational opportunities at local and national conferences and to gain national recognition for their efforts.

More than 70 people have earned the endorsement.

For more information on the program, go here.

Related Topics: conferences, NAPT

Comments ( 0 )
More Stories
Planning has begun for the 17th National Congress on School Transportation (NCST) in 2020. Murrell Martin and Bill Loshbough are shown here leading a discussion at NCST 2015.
News

NCST 2020 Planning Begins

Planning for the 17th National Congress on School Transportation is now in the works, with committee members being re-established and selected through this summer.

News

Titan Bus Names First 2 Dealers

The Type A school bus newcomer launches its dealer network with Bobby’s Truck and Bus Repair in Ohio and Signature Bus Sales in New England.

Titan Bus will soon start production of its own take on Type A school buses. In the background is the new company's facility in Ottawa, Ohio.
News

Titan to Bring New Type A to School Bus Market

Brian Barrington, an industry veteran and VP of the new venture, says that the Titan Bus line will boast a wider body and entry door, along with standard equipment like LED lighting, tinted glass, and a multiplex system.

Be the First to Know

Get the latest news and most popular articles from SBF delivered straight to your inbox. Stay on top of the school bus industry and don't miss a thing!