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Upcoming Events

Monthly Kansas School Transportation Meeting/Forum
Kansas School Transportation Directors and School Bus Contractors
via Zoom
The first Wednesday of every month 9:30 am - 10:30 am
This is an informal opportunity to ask questions and share information 

School Transportation Safety Conference

May 31 - June 2, 2023
Wichita, KS

Train the Trainer
June 19-22, 2023
Topeka, KS
​Registration Train the Trainer (ksde.org)

CDL Proxy Testing and ELDT Theory Event
June 20, 2023
ELDT will be administered on the same date as the Written Tests
Maize, KS
Registration Link

July 6 & 7, 2023
ELDT will be administered on the 6th
Hiawatha, KS
Registration Link

Transportation Basics for Transportation Directors/Supervisor

Tuesday, July 11, 2023
USD 443 Dodge City
District Office Building
2112 First Ave
Dodge City, Kansas 67801
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Registration Link

Wednesday, July 12, 2023
USD 305 Salina
Hageman Education Center
409 West Cloud
Salina, Kansas 67401
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Registration Link

Thursday, July 13, 2023
USD 500 Kansas City
Central Office & Training Center
2010 N 59th Street
Kansas City, KS 66104
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Registration Link

AAA Driver Improvement Program New Instructor Course
July 17, 18, 19 & 20, 2023
Must attend all 4 days
Topeka, KS
Sorry Class if Full

Drug & Alcohol Reasonable Suspicion Training for CDL Supervisors
July 19, 2023
Topeka, KS
Registration Link

School Bus Safety Director
Keith Dreiling
785-296-6659 (fax)

School Bus Safety Assistant Director
Dennis Tate

School Bus Training Coordinator 
Melissa Ostermeyer

Senior Administrative Assistant
Annette Blevins


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