The National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services is seeking proposals from meeting spaces in the Midwest to submit to host next year's National Congress on Student Transportation, the 75th such meeting of national stakeholders to update school transportation specifications and procedures.
The hallmark of many great writers is that they draw from their own experiences. This is true for Lorraine Fletcher, a school bus driver who has published a children’s book, “Go Where the Bus Goes,” that is now available for purchase at a website of the same name.
Communities around Ferguson, Missouri, were on edge while awaiting a grand jury's decision on whether to indict a white police officer for shooting an unarmed black teenage boy in August. The announcement to not indict the officer was made at 8 p.m. Central time. On Tuesday schools around Ferguson decided to close after a night of violent protests that resulted in the burning and looting of many businesses.
On Wednesday, the family of Raven June Edwards, 8, announced she passed away two weeks after she was hit by a vehicle at her bus stop in Deatsville. She had been in critical condition at Children's Hospital of Alabama after suffering a fractured skull and subsequent swelling on her brain.