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OPEC Oil Prices Take a Dive Since Summer

What a difference only three months can make in oil and diesel prices worldwide, as OPEC oil prices have essentially fallen off a cliff...
School bus in snow

School Buses, Students Brave Harsh Winter Weather

Despite Winter Storm Bruce canceling flights across the Midwest and threatening to extend the Thanksgiving holiday by at least a day, school buses largely...

Webinar Offers Keys for Proper Fiscal Management of Fleets

Two consultants who have worked with school bus operations across the U.S. provided strategies for school district fleet improvement and optimization, during yesterday’s popular...

NASDPTS 50th Anniversary with Look Back, Ahead

The National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services (NASDPTS) opened its annual conference in Kansas City with a panel session that featured...

NASDPTS Discusses Entry Level Driver Training Final Rule, EPA Rebate Program

Federal government representatives updated attendees at the National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services (NASDPTS) Annual Conference in Kansas City on plans...

Ala. School District Provides Submerged School Bus Training

A school bus without its tires, fuel, oil and other hazardous liquids, was submerged into the Gulf Shores at Saunder’s Yachtworks in Alabama, to...

Six Students Killed at U.S School Bus Stops in 2017-2018

KANSAS CITY – Six students, four girls and two boys, were killed at school bus stops nationwide while loading or unloading in the 2017-2018...
Police arrest parent trying to board school bus.

Districts and States Combat School Bus Trespassing

Several recent incidents of adults trespassing on school buses have revived the conversation of how to best protect students and drivers. The incidents have...

Hurricane Michael Enters Next Phase of Destruction

Hurricane Michael, now downgraded, continued on its northeast trajectory today, moving into the Carolinas and Virginia. Warnings of tornadoes occurring in central and eastern North...

Missouri Districts Cope with Low School Bus Funding

Missouri districts are discussing running school bus operations amid low funding levels, even as the state Department of Elementary and Secondary Education asked the...

Show Reporter 2018

Review the highlights of the 2018 NAPT Summit and NASDPTS Conference in Kansas City. Inside On Fire for School...

Buyer’s Guide 2018

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Find the latest vehicle production data, state student ridership and budget reports, industry trends and contact information...