NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) — The newest concern for fogeys sending college students again to campuses is determining to get them to in-person lessons due to the shortage of faculty bus drivers.
Nationwide, mother and father are being informed to anticipate vital college bus delays for the foreseeable future.
In Delaware, one constitution college is providing $700 per scholar for fogeys who carry the kids to campuses themselves.
Public faculties in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania informed mother and father practically 800 youngsters must stroll.
Many districts are providing money incentives to drivers in hopes of getting extra to enroll. In Atlanta, Georgia $1,000 bonuses are being supplied to new hires… incentives in Baltimore are 3 times that.
North Texas college leaders say the delays are costing kids precious time within the classroom, and hiring 22 drivers would make all of the distinction.
The Plano Impartial College District is updating college bus delays on its web site, whereas Garland is providing drivers at a $2,000 bonus.