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Bus Safety Policies & Procedures: Minimize Risk & Protect Students in 2015


Webinar Recording

Recording Price: $199.00

(Includes Proprietary Materials)

Transporting many children and young adults to school daily can cause a number of potential safety & liability issues. How can you be sure you have an effective bus safety policy, educated drivers, and that you're compliant with NHTSA regulations? Join us for this highly-informative, 60-minute webinar to discover:

  • Bus safety procedures to protect students: Know the common pitfalls
  • How to enforce bus policies & encourage good behavior
  • Proper discipline on the bus: Policies for students who break rules
  • Reduce your K12 school's liability & legal risk: Create a compliance checklist

Program Highlights

  • School Bus Policy Essentials: Tips to Ensure a Safe Environment

    • Crucial guidelines for a safe bus conduct policy
    • Establish appropriate guidelines for discipline: Changing bad behavior
    • Tips to communicate expectations & encourage good behavior
    • Straight from the headlines: Learn from the experience of others
  • Enforcing School Bus Policies: Tips for Preventing Problems

    • Recognizing warning signs: Stop problems before they occur
    • Effectively respond to threats, fights & bullying on the bus
    • Disciplining the rule breakers: What drivers should know
  • Minimize School Liability: Keys to Reduce Legal Risk

    • Proper bus routes, stops, & loading zones: What to know
    • Liability issues for disabled students: Remain FERPA compliant
    • How to remain compliant with the latest NHTSA regulations
    • Compliance checklist: What you must know to reduce risk
  • Interactive Q&A - Have your bus safety questions answered by the expert!

About The Speaker

Dr. Nancy Blackwelder is a staff development specialist who has provided training to numerous state organizations, including Associations for Pupil Transportation, Attorney General Offices, and various School Board Offices, in addition to the National Association for Pupil Transportation and National Association of School Security and Law Enforcers

  • She currently operates - a site devoted to Bus Safety Training for administrators providing education on a variety of bus safety topics including discipline, bus management, crisis management and driver hiring and retention.
  • Dr. Blackwelder was the Assistant Director of Transportation in addition to being a teacher and assistant principal in the Pinellas County School System after receiving her M.S. and PhD in education leadership from the University of South Florida.

Program Benefits

Join us for this 60-minute webinar to discover how your school can strengthen its bus safety policies and protect itself from liability and legal risk.