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Student Transportation: Update

Presented By: Robert Manspeaker, Director, School Transportation Management Section, FDOE FAPT/FDOE Lake Yale Driver Trainers Conference April 22, 2019 Leesburg, Florida School Transportation Management Section Staff: Robert Manspeaker: Director Johnnie Douglas: Operations, ESE & Driver Training Programs Specialist Mary Lee Mayo: Bus Bid, Profiles and Data Management Specialist (James) David Couch: Fleet and School Bus Inspection […]

Bus Monitor/Attendant Training

Angela Johnson Training Representative -Bus attendant (monitor or aide, driver assistant, assistant, para or paraprofessional) The attendant teams with the driver to meet students’ needs while en-route, thus providing students a safe environment in the bus and allowing the driver to focus on operating the bus. -Attendants assist students with special needs, or children enrolled […]

Challenges of a Nationwide School Bus Dr...

Bill Wen Transportation Services Challenges of a Nationwide School Bus Driver Shortage Created by Bill Wen Transportation Services Contracted Substitute Drivers: Concept is similar to having substitute teachers in the classroom Program not intended to replace regular drivers Concept helps recruit from a different audience Agency/Vendor may have CDL drivers that are not fully utilized […]

30th Annual School Bus Technicians Summe...

MEMORANDUM  TO: Transportation Directors and Service Managers FROM: Mike Frazee – Volusia District Schools  Tom Simco – Charlotte District Schools  Committee Co-Chairmen  FAPT Technicians Qualification and Standards Committee  CONTACT: Glen Enstice  Brevard District Schools  Phone: 321-302-9075  Email at  SUBJECT: 30th Annual School Bus Technicians Summer Workshops  Click below for to download full memo