ERIC Number: ED298635
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Issues in Pupil Transportation.
Association of School Business Officials International, Reston, VA.
The primary purpose of this book is to present the critical issues in pupil transportation that will confront pupil transportation supervisors in local school districts. The following issues are discussed: (1) demands for extended service from community pressure groups; (2) reductions in budget requests by governing bodies; (3) unrest among driver personnel; (4) declines in the purchasing power of tax dollars; (5) rapid turnover among school bus drivers; (6) increases in the number of on-board disciplinary problems; (7) the National Safety Program Standard 17; (8) school bus accident reports; (9) transporting the handicapped child; and (10) evaluation of the seat belt issue. Appended are the preservice training program, pupil bus behavior report form, daily pretrip inspection form, uniform school bus accident report form, school bus rider's guide, school bus driver application form, and a physical examination of driver form. (SI)
Descriptors: Accident Prevention, Administrators, Budgets, Bus Transportation, Community Organizations, Disabilities, Discipline Problems, Elementary Secondary Education, Public Schools, School Buses, School Districts, Student Transportation, Supervisors, Taxes, Traffic Safety
Publication Sales, ASBO International, 1760 Reston Avenue, Suite 411, Reston, VA 22090 ($14.95 prepaid).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Association of School Business Officials International, Reston, VA.