Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Infrastructure and Fuel

When choosing what kind of fuel type your buses will use in your fleet, infrastructure is a large part of the decision-making process. There...

Why Gasoline?

At the STN EXPO last July, Blue Bird announced the newest bus they would be offering: The Blue Bird Gasoline Vision. Many wondered: “Why...

A Fresh Vision for Route Planning Software

In 2015, Parkland School District launched an initiative to better leverage technology in their transportation office. They evaluated their existing toolset, as well as...

Tough to Ignore: Calls Louden for School Bus Seat Belt Upgrades

The list of national organizations making their support for lap-shoulder seat belts on school buses crystal clear continues to grow more impressive and harder...

4G LTE Networks Take Education on the Road

Modern education practices have progressed with technologies such as digital text books, flipped classrooms (delivering instructional content online), cloud-based tools designed to enhance teaching...

Technology to Support Every Student Need

Ask a group of student transportation drivers this question: “How many of you drive students with special needs?” You‘ll see a few hands go...

School Bus Loading & Unloading Safety

In January, STN Magazine reported that national school bus loading and unloading fatalities doubled in 2016-17, according to the survey published by the Kansas...

New Engines Increase Maintenance Ease & ROI of School Buses

With new state-of-the-art diesel engines, school districts can now measure engine health, prioritize maintenance needs and decrease their total cost of ownership in a...

LED Advantage: Increased Safety Through Visual Clarity

Many industries, including passenger vehicles, homes and commercial businesses are aggressively moving toward LED lighting. LEDs are longer lasting and more compact with greater...

Vineland Public Schools Streamlines District ID Card Management

After implementing the Zonar Systems Z Pass solution for student ridership tracking, Vineland Public Schools in New Jersey was challenged with creating “one card”...
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NTSB Releases Updated ‘Most Wanted’ Safety Recommendations for 2013

Several updated safety recommendations from the National Transportation Safety Board could affect school buses and student transportation services, including the elimination of distracted driving,...

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