Keeping Children Safe Around the School Bus

Riding the school bus is a great way to get children to and from school. It’s a lot safer than other methods of transportation and provides access to school for about 26 million students each year. However, there are still risk factors associated with riding the bus...

Best Practices: Drivers and District Operations

DriversSchool bus drivers have been safely delivering children to school for generations. Committed professionals, they truly care about the well-being of the children they transport. Rigorously trained, regulated and monitored, no other drivers on the nation’s roads...

Reminding Everyone to Brake for the School Bus

Riding the school bus is a great way to get children to and from school. It’s a lot safer than other methods of transportation and provides access to school for about 26 million students each year. However, there are still risk factors associated with riding the bus...

Maryland Launches Idle-Reduction Initiative for Schools

Idling wastes money, impacts health, and effects the environment. Children are particularly vulnerable to the pollutants in exhaust, which can be dangerously concentrated as buses and parents wait to pick up and drop off students at school. That’s why Maryland...