Registered users of the school bus tracking app have increased from 25,000 to 40,000 so far this school year.
Cherokee County School District will roll out the Versatrans My Stop system to three schools next week.
Southeast Polk Community School District will roll out the Here Comes the Bus app, enabling parents to track their children’s school bus.
The event, held every two years, will take place in Niagara Falls, Ontario. Sessions will cover such topics as school bus technology, emissions standards, and the changing labor market.
Saratoga Springs City School District adds Tyler Drive, which provides directions and other route and ridership information. The system also includes a parent portal.
Feature articles that drew the most traffic on the School Bus Fleet website in 2017 included tips on buying a used school bus and an immigrant’s journey from cab driver to running a school bus company.
The supplier is the bronze winner of the 2017 Best in Biz Awards for Best Place to Work in the medium companies category.
The nation’s third-largest school bus operator takes a minority stake in the technology-based ridesharing service for children.
Zonar Verify provides daily routing and student rider information directly to the school bus driver.
The web and mobile application enables parents and students to access school bus stop location, route info, and pickup time.
The Tennessee district teams up with Synovia Solutions to equip all of its buses with GPS. Sumner will also use the Here Comes the Bus app.
The new TireVigil Cloud Service offers fleets continuous visibility of their vehicles and tires and the ability to prioritize and schedule service.
Zonar Count is designed for Zonar tablets to accurately count passengers who get on and off a vehicle while tracking average travel time, average passenger trip length, and operating costs per passenger trip.