The state directors’ annual gathering also addresses the use of tablets and GPS units for school bus drivers.
The educator and author says that pupil transportation professionals are in a good position to have a positive impact on homeless students who ride their buses.
The athlete and author shares how he became an accomplished tennis player despite having four impaired limbs.
Check out our pics from inside and outside of the convention center during the 2017 NAPT and NASDPTS gatherings in Ohio.
Pupil transportation providers who perform exceptional feats for the students and communities they serve are honored at the NAPT conference.
NAPT sessions show that vehicle technology is advancing rapidly, and the school bus industry needs to keep pace or be left behind.
Survey results show driver shortage is still a top concern. Attendees discuss successful recruiting ideas and learn more about effective interviewing tactics.
At the NAPT conference, the manufacturer surprises attendees with a Saf-T-Liner C2 electric bus, which has a range of about 100 miles.
At Atlanta Public Schools, Franklin has led a transportation turnaround that has bolstered bus reliability while boosting staff and public relations.
The fully operational vehicle is a joint effort between IC Bus parent company Navistar and alliance partner Volkswagen Truck & Bus Group.
Jack Shaw, executive director of the American Blockchain Council, will discuss the use of technology in student transportation.
The former president-elect takes over the role of president from Keith Henry, whose term as president officially ended on Oct. 6.
The New York School Bus Contractors Association will also address school bus safety and technology, new road tests, and driver retention at its annual convention in October.