From Name:
From Email:
To Name:
To Email:

Optional Message:


School bus evacuation training varies by district

from KXAN-TV

From March 1: After the legislature reversed a requirement for school bus evacuation training, districts now choose what works for them. KXAN News found policies vary from district to district and sometimes even school to school within a district, making it more difficult for parents to know what their kids are learning about escaping dangerous situations like crashes or fires involving buses. In 2007, the state legislature passed a bill requiring school bus evacuation training in the fall and spring. The training also had to last at least an hour, with part of the session on a bus. However, in 2009, lawmakers passed the current law, which made the training optional and recommended school bus evacuation training once every year. more


Powered by MultiBriefs
7701 Las Colinas Blvd., Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063