Many Boston Public Schools buses were delayed or didn't arrive last week due to an unexpected number of driver absences as the drivers union negotiates a new contract.
Wayfinder can assist in building and adjusting routes and providing navigation to users of Transfinder’s Routefinder Pro.
RouteHub can be used to communicate, store, and manage a school district's routing information.
The move modifies a previous plan for a 1-mile-radius “no-transportation zone” around the school, within which students would not have received school bus service.
The routing software developer will help Houston ISD deal with a driver shortage with hub locations for drop-offs and pickups, ensuring students only ride on their assigned routes, and creating a two-tiered service pattern.
East Aurora School District’s first transportation service has curbed student truancy and boosted safety. Here, the industry veteran hired to helm the program shares the setup process step by step.
The supplier’s Routefinder PLUS will provide access to advanced geospatial and routing engines and a catalog of detailed maps.
The move is expected to free up more buses for middle and elementary school service at Greater Clark County Schools.
Baldwin City (Kan.) School District discontinues transportation for students who live less than 2.5 miles from their school.
The First Student president shares details on new developments, including mobile apps, paperless shop technology, and a division that offers consulting, routing, and other solutions.
Wayfinder helps school transportation providers quickly build and adjust routes, track vehicles, and provide turn-by-turn directions.
The Delaware district will move to a three-tier school schedule and change start times to reduce the number of drivers needed as it deals with the most severe shortage it has ever experienced.
Pupil transportation veterans Scott French, Jim Bergeron, and Barbara Reyes join the logistics consulting company.