Tools for Schools
District administrators, principals and teachers: Click to read, print and download toolkit items including:
Best Practices for Communicating About School Transportation
As you are challenged to communicate critical information about school transportation to parents, district officials and other stakeholders, know that you are not alone. Use these best practices supplied by ASBC, representing a unified voice of the school transportation industry including public and private transportation providers, school bus manufacturers and state officials responsible for pupil transportation. Download the Benefits Media Kit at schoolbusfacts.com/benefits.
Auto Advice for Schools: School Bus Safety
Help students and parents learn the critical facts they need to know in keeping children safe around the bus and loading the bus. Download the safety media toolkit at schoolbusfacts.com/safety and distribute to parents and teachers.
Love The Bus Interactive Valentine Lesson Plan
ASBC is asking teachers and students to participate in a fun and educational activity by having students customize and print or e-mail Love The Bus valentines to their bus driver.
If a computer lab is not available, template Love The Bus valentines can be printed for students. Encourage schoolchildren to write a thank you letter or story or draw a picture of their bus driver on their valentine. Students can complete either phrase:
Valentines can be presented to bus drivers on Valentine’s Day, February 14.
Funded by a grant by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the American School Bus Council (ASBC) developed resources to help spread the word about school bus ridership. Check out the resources available to your school at www.schoolbusfacts.com.
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