Technology

Real-Time Reporting of School Bullying Debuts

Deterring school violence and bullying is the mission of the National Center for the Prevention of Community Violence (NCPCV). The organization is debuting a new program at no cost to certified K-12 schools, to help students to speak up about threats and potential violence on campus.

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Accuracy of School Bus Apps Relies on Routing Data

Are there inherent inefficiencies that are still an issue with school bus and student tracking apps? Are there issues with other new-generation high-tech products, such as lane change and braking software?

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High Resistance to Low Rolling Resistant Tires

Low rolling resistant tires, or LRRTs, were first developed for the over-the-road trucking industry in response to increased federal scrutiny over corporate average fuel economy for commercial vehicles. So why aren’t more school buses using them?

Georgia School Zones Made Safer with Internet of Things (IoT)

ATLANTA — The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) has installed new system from Applied Information to improve road safety in school zones across Georgia, with the company’s smart beacon product, powered by AT&T connectivity. Georgia is the first state to deploy Applied Information’s IoT technology for school districts statewide.