Many kids have difficulty getting to school, forcing parents to do drop-offs and pick-ups and districts must get creative to recruit drivers. Due to persistent bus driver shortages, districts must find creative ways to staff routes. (GettyImages: leekris)
In districts across the country, bus driver shortages continue to make it difficult for many kids to get to school.
Transportation strategies get special needs students to school ready to learn
School bus drivers in Georgia’s DeKalb County School District participate in a school bus rodeo, an annual event to boost driving skills, including for drivers involved in special needs transportation. The continued struggles of some school systems around special needs transportation have convinced a growing number of district leaders that generalized behavior management procedures often fall short.
12 college and university leaders convened in Washington, D.C., to discuss their most pressing matters
The presidents discussed major challenges on their campuses, such as enrollment declines and Title IX compliance.