A range of regulations and performance standards, based on scientific research and best practices, govern a Head Start program’s transportation services. Use these resources to guarantee that your program’s transportation system is following federal and state regulations.
Head Start Resources
Use this resource to better understand Head Start Program Performance Standards for transportation services.
Refer to this Information Memorandum to identify expected safety practices and resources.
Find key contacts in school transportation services, event information, and driver training resources.
Review relevant regulatory and safety information from the federal agency that oversees the nation’s commercial motor vehicles.
Keep up to date on transportation safety topics at the website of the federal agency whose mission is to reduce deaths, injuries, and economic losses from motor vehicle crashes.
Explore child transportation safety information from an independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing deaths, injuries, and property damage from motor vehicle crashes through research and evaluation and through education of consumers, policymakers, and safety professionals.
Resource Type: Article
National Centers: Program Management and Fiscal Operations
Audience: Directors and Managers
Last Updated: July 28, 2023