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Wayne County school district claims ‘no bus service’ notices was mistake

CANTON, Mich. – Some families in the Plymouth-Canton school district were surprised to learn within the past few days that bus services would not be available for their neighborhood for the upcoming school year. A letter was sent to families of students attending Workman Elementary School, which is located on the corner of the busy …

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El Paso County school districts still struggling with bus driver shortages; offering incentives for drivers

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) – All major El Paso County school districts are still struggling with the continued nationwide bus driver shortage. To help hire more drivers, the districts are offering competitive incentives. The largest school district in southern Colorado, Academy District 20, starts the new school year next week. As of now, D-20 has …

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I talked to 70 parents who raised highly successful adults—here are 4 hard things they did differently

What is a parent’s role in raising smart, confident and successful children? What matters? What doesn’t? Although I am the mother of two happy and driven entrepreneurial sons, these are questions I never thought to ask. Looking back, I would have loved to have read stories about how entrepreneurs had grown up — not just …

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At least 18 children, 3 adults killed in Texas elementary school shooting, officials say

(NEXSTAR) – In a press conference Wednesday, Gov. Greg Abbot laid out a timeline of events that led to Tuesday’s mass shooting at a Texas elementary school that took the lives of 19 children and two teachers. Abbott said the 18-year-old gunman first shot his grandmother in the face. When she called the police, he …

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Can school buses improve access for students without driving down academic outcomes?

School buses are critical, although underappreciated, components of our school infrastructure. Nationally, over half of the nation’s 49.5 million K-12 students use the school bus to get to school each day, at an average cost of about $1,000 per pupil. While people may think of school buses simply as a way to transport students to …

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