The Massachusetts drivers are instructed to drive their routes and advise students of a school start delay when some buses fail to run in the cold.
The deal adds more than 125 vehicles to STI’s fleet, annual revenue of $8.5 million, and a new state for STI: Maryland.
With the new school year starting, the association calls on motorists to pay extra attention as school buses drive their daily routes.
New York Association for Pupil Transportation members cite a variety of summer tasks, from recruiting new school bus drivers to finalizing routes.
School transportation officials cite stop-arm violation statistics and remind motorists to stop for school buses.
At San Antonio ISD, more than 350 transportation employees take part in two days of training, including a “Family Feud” session with safety questions.
The nationwide tour uses interactive activities to teach safe school bus riding basics to elementary school students and their parents.
Across the state, 51 roadside signs show a stop arm with the message "It's not JUST a stop sign, it's a child's life."
Shenendehowa Central School District’s safety refresher covers such issues as hazard communication, transporting special-needs students, and how to prevent dragging incidents.
Hillsborough County Public Schools’ back-to-school training event covers such topics as customer service and “How Not to Be Confined by Your Title.”
The event will feature demonstrations on school bus safety, pedestrian and bicycle safety, and child safety seats to help families prepare for the new school year.
The Kansas State Department of Education informs the public about how to keep kids safe as they make their way to and from school buses.
The nationwide tour uses interactive activities to teach safe bus riding basics to elementary school students and their parents.