Foundations of MD School Management - Transportation Operations

    December 16, 2019
    9:00 AM to 3:30 PM
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    AA Professional Growth & Development Center
    2671 Carver Road
    Gambrills, MD 21054

    Instructors: Winship Wheatley, Director of Transportation (Retired), Anne Arundel County Public Schools; and Glenn Johnson, Director of Transportation (Retired), Howard County Public Schools

    ASBO is about building leadership and management skills in our current and upcoming public school leaders which is critical to the efficiency of our profession. This workshop was established for all school business officials as well as aspiring leaders in schools and support services, to gain an understanding of Maryland School Transportation Management activities including those decision makers that need a working knowledge of the rules, principles, and procedures for transportation management in Maryland Public Schools as it applies to Maryland Local Education Agencies.

    Attendees will benefit by gaining an understanding of transportation management for Maryland School Districts. They will learn

     * How to support and maintain a student transportation program that adheres to all legal requirements;
     * Manage energy consumption and environmental aspects;
     * Ensure that the school bus maintenance and replacement program is established and maintained;
     * Develop a crisis management plan;
     * Monitor the student transportation program and make adjustments as marked;
     * Analyze alternative methods available for providing transportation;
     * Ensure an efficient and comprehensive routing system is developed and maintained;
     * Ensure a comprehensive plan is in place for training and retaining bus drivers; and
     * Communicate transportation needs to the public, administration, and state/provincial legislatures.

    ASBO reserves the right to cancel or re-schedule any Foundations Course that does not exceed 10 registrants. Registrants will be notified no less than 14 days prior to the course should this occur.

    Cancellation Policy: You may cancel your registration for a full refund by notifying our office in writing no later than 14 days prior to the date of the event. You may substitute an attendee in your place by notifying us prior to the event or onsite. Any non-member replacing a member registration will be invoiced for the balance due. Balance cannot be carried over to other ASBO Conferences or Events.


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