<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=1934360536844395&amp;ev=PageView&amp;noscript=1">
Live Chat Download Demo Request Live Demo 866-740-8994
BusBoss Blogs

Parental Peace of Mind: How Parent Portal Apps Enhance School Bus Communication

If your district is looking for better ways to communicate with parents about your transportation system, one of the best options is setting up a parental portal app

Parent portal apps are protected and secured interfaces which allow recognized parents and guardians to access information about their students. They can serve many purposes, but one of the most effective applications is giving parents information about your bus schedule and ridership.

Do Long School Bus Rides Save Money, And At What Cost To The Student?

A child sleeping in a long bus ride

Finding ways to save more money for education is always a valid and worthwhile endeavor, as there can’t be an upper price placed on your children’s education. However, whether your district chooses to consolidate the total number of schools into a smaller number consisting of larger schools, or minimize school transportation costs, can have serious effects on your most valuable commodity: your students.

Beyond the Wheels: Exploring Innovative Designs for Modern School Buses

Modern School Bus

When it comes to "classic designs," it's hard to get more classic than the big yellow school bus. The basic look of American school buses was cemented in the 1940s, and hasn't changed much since... but the technology inside them has.

Modern school bus designs have numerous new features that improve their safety and reliability, and even more optional add-ons that can go further. Combined, these make modern school buses far better than buses of previous decades!

Benefits Of Integrating Student Info Systems With Bus Routing Software

Does your school district need an all-in-one software solution for keeping up with your students? After all, one of the biggest issues when schools look at updating their computer systems is the problem of systems integration. Ultimately,  , since otherwise there's a continual problem with ensuring the data moves freely as it's needed.

Ensuring Student Safety: How GPS Tracking Enhances School Bus Operations

For those overseeing school district transportation, keeping students safe is the top priority. As students travel to school every day, it's important to have confidence in the transportation system. But thanks to new technology, there are even better ways now to make sure students stay safe during their daily trip. Among these innovations, the integration of GPS tracking systems in school buses is especially noticeable.

Curbing Violence on School Buses

School-related violence is on the rise in the United States and this has parents and school district officials worried about the safety of students on buses. Bus drivers work in tight spaces and must constantly multitask. This stressful environment can be tricky to navigate, but specialized training for school bus drivers can help them to manage conflict and prevent violent, potentially tragic scenarios.

Streamlining School Transportation: The Power of Bus Routing Software

Streamlining School Transportation

As a school administrator or transportation coordinator, you are well aware of the complexities involved in managing transportation efficiently. Coordinating multiple bus routes, accommodating student locations, and ensuring timely arrivals and departures can be a challenging task. Traditional manual methods can often lead to errors, delays, and unnecessary costs. However, there is a powerful solution that can revolutionize your school transportation system - bus routing software.

Main Talking Points To Confront Parental Concerns Of A Student Tracking Device

Student GPS tracking has been a topic of hot debate amongst parents. While certain myths about student tracking have been spread around, the benefits of this added safety feature to school bus routing software have proven to be far more powerful than the misinformation. 

Ways to Communicate School Bus Route Changes


 When it comes to drawing up bus routes, most districts try to do it at the beginning of the school year and stick with it. Sometimes that’s just not possible, and circumstances beyond their control dictate that routes may have to be re-planned during the school year. This brings up a big problem – how to inform parents of school bus route changes and ensure every child still gets on the right bus home.

Tornado Preparedness For School Bus Drivers

School Bus Drivers_ Tornado Preparedness (1)




New Call-to-action


New Call-to-action

Subscribe To Our Blog


see all

BusBoss Popular Blog Posts

Free Guide: Your Comprehensive Guide To Student GPS Tracking - Download Your Free Guide

BusBoss Popular Blog Posts

I Would Describe Myself As