Making the Business Case for Alternative Fuels
May 22, 2015
End users say savings on propane autogas and CNG fuel and maintenance costs, along with having to perform less maintenance, help recoup the extra cost of...
Growing GPS, Student Tracking Capabilities Offer More Security Tools
April 15, 2015
Suppliers are providing more immediate and detailed information for parents and transportation managers through apps and video; customizable alerts...
Contractors Turn to Partnerships, Tracking to Bolster Security
April 13, 2015
Partnering with law enforcement, taking advantage of federal security assessments and student tracking are some of the measures contractors are taking to...
5 New Products to Boost Shop Efficiency
March 25, 2015
Offerings are designed to organize and expedite maintenance work and keep the shop floor clean.
5 Tips to Streamline Parts Inventory Management
March 18, 2015
Managers say setting up a barcoding and scanning system, fleet standardization and daily tracking of pricing have been indispensable practices....
Stories of school bus drivers going the extra mile
March 13, 2015
"School bus drivers behaving badly" stories abound, but do not represent the majority, who constantly go above and beyond, both on and off their routes....
School Bus Software Offering More Accessibility, One-Stop Shop Options
February 27, 2015
Choices abound for routing and fleet maintenance software packages that are available on any web-connected device, eliminate the need to spend time...
Department Boosts Behavior Training, Improves Bus Environment
February 17, 2015
Raytown (Mo.) Quality Schools practices Positive Behavior Support, which drastically reduced write-ups for minor infractions and bullying. The approach...
Proposed driver health funding cuts under fire
February 6, 2015
The Georgia governor’s proposed plan to cut health benefits for part-time school bus drivers fired up many of our readers, and they let us know....
NAPT Summit inspires with powerful learning experiences
November 17, 2014
The conference was filled with inspiring and emotionally charged events. Two particular standouts that got people talking and stuck with me were the live...