Arkansas PTA, in partnership with the Arkansas Department of Education and Ozark Media, announced the launch of a statewide campaign, Bus Safety Rules of the Road.
Many school districts will benefit from this campaign Bus Safety, Rules of the Road. Arkansas PTA recently committed to developing Bus Safety Rules of the Road and to make them available to all schools in the state. Bus Safety Rules of the Road will enable Arkansas PTA and the Arkansas Department of Education to bring awareness to parents and schools of the dangers that exist during loading and unloading of buses. School Buses keep an estimated 17.3 million cars off of roads that surround schools each morning.“Nearly 100,000 bus drivers reported that 88,025 vehicles passed their buses illegally on a single day,” said National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services.
Please join us in sharing this information locally! We have created printable, easy to understand brochures to share in backpacks and at meetings, as well as shareable videos to post to your websites and social media pages. For more information, please feel free to contact us.