The cost factors of alternative fuels and the transportation impact of school reform are also key topics at the 2018 edition of the event.
The fleet safety solutions supplier awards a total of $50,000 to help prevent bullying and promote kindness initiatives.
Two Virginia men reportedly make threats due to dissatisfaction with how the driver handled a situation with students. They are charged with disorderly conduct.
School bus driver shortage, alternative fuels, and student behavior are key topics of discussion at the 2018 edition of the event.
We have a preconceived idea that school employees know how to build relationships, identify struggling students, and de-escalate student behaviors. Now is a good time to re-evaluate those skills.
The student reportedly yells at school staff from the roof of the bus, climbs back in, and then flees.
With law enforcement’s insights, a Florida district shifted school bus routes to break up students involved in gang conflicts. The initiative knocked out fights on the bus — and calls to the police.
As a driver and as an instructor, Jill Winger found effective ways to connect with passengers and address difficult behavior. She retires on Friday.
SBF’s monthly “BUSting Up” cartoon targets the humorous side of pupil transportation. The June through December 2017 entries cover “green” buses, budget woes, and a giant stop arm.
The safety solutions supplier promotes partner Be Strong’s bullying prevention documentary, which will be broadcast online.
Kajeet teams up with Cradlepoint to enhance SmartBus, its school bus Wi-Fi solution, with higher speeds, more bandwidth, and the ability to choose two wireless carriers.
The New York driver tells students to sit on different sides of the aisle based on their gender. He tells two students who say they identify as transgender to move to the “girls’ side” or leave the bus.
The Michigan teen gets out of his harness, leaves the bus through the emergency door, and walks down the freeway, but is unharmed.