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Student Management Software Integration Issues & Troubleshooting

  
  
  
Pearson PowerSchool

It's usually the little things that cause some of the biggest headaches. 

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Laws for Field Trip Planning & Managing

  
  
  
Field Trip Planning

School districts have legal, ethical and moral obligations to keep students reasonably safe and secure when in their care.  This obligation extends beyond the school grounds into off-campus field trips.  These off-site excursions open up students to potential hazards that would not be present in the normal school environment.  Therefore, safeguards must be set for the protection of students and to ensure that risks and potential liabilities are minimized.       

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Top 10 Things to Consider When Planning and Scheduling Field Trips

  
  
  
Managing Field Trips

Field trips are educational experiences scheduled off-campus and planned by school personnel to reinforce classroom instruction. Field trips can be a wonderful experience for both teachers and students, providing a memorable learning experience. 

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GPS Vehicle Tracking - An Introduction

  
  
  
GPS Tracking

GPS vehicle tracking is a very well-established technology at this point, in use by fleet systems and individual drivers all over the world. It's safe, reliable, and even as you read this, there are likely thousands of people using GPS to get where they need to go.

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How to Use GPS Vehicle Tracking Systems for Efficient Fleet Management

  
  
  
GPS Tracking

The benefits of GPS vehicle tracking systems such as Zonar and Synovia go beyond simply
ensuring the safety of your precious passengers. These are powerful tools which can revolutionize your fleet management, helping you optimize your system in ways that simply aren't possible with hand-collected data.

By closely tracking the performance of your vehicles, a GPS system quickly pays for itself in various cost benefits!


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5 Benefits of Student Management Software Integration

  
  
  
Pearson ISV Partner

BusBoss is already the most powerful option on the market for large-scale school bus routing and transportation management. However, BusBoss can go even further! When you use software integration to pair BusBoss with the Pearson PowerSchool student management system, you get an all-in-one solution that brings total oversight to your operations.

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Does GPS Vehicle Tracking Equate to 'Big Brother'?

  
  
  
GPS Tracking

Schools have long had a love-hate relationship with new technology.  Administrators love finding new technological solutions that can save time and money -especially if it keeps students safer in the process- but parents are often wary about exposing their children to untested new ideas.

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School Bus Safety, Is My Bus Overcrowded?

  
  
  
Are your school buses overloaded?

School Bus Safety, Is My Bus Overcrowded?

The above question is actually way more common than one might think simply because most people would use visual clues to come to this conclusion.  Are students standing, sitting on the floor or sitting on laps?  If so then obviously yes your buses are overcrowded.  However most of the time coming to this conclusion is not that easy.  Below you will find some helpful ways to understand the answer to this question and to ensure your students are riding both comfortably and most important, safely.


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One Simple Method For Finding The Most Efficient Bus Routes For Your Schools

  
  
  
school bus routing

Since schools first started providing public transportation, the costs and difficulties involved in busing students have always been a significant concern. A school's transportation system can be one of the single biggest budget drains on a district, even when it's well-optimized.

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Does Student Tracking Ensure Safer Bus Rides?

  
  
  
student tracking

Despite some initial controversy, RFID-based student tracking systems are beginning to be utilized around the country to make student bussing safer and more effective.


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