Things You Should Know: School Transportation Safety

Is walking, carpooling or riding the bus the best option for your family?


There are a number of options for getting kids to school, and there are pros and cons to each. Parents might also use different methods for different times of the year -- after all, even though a kid might be more than happy to walk to school in sunny warm weather, they're probably less inclined to undertake that time-honored trek -- uphill both ways, in the snow, with no shoes -- you know the story.

Here's a few tips aimed at unraveling the transportation experience. Check them out and decide what route will work best for you and your little ones.