Massachusetts Association for Pupil Transportation
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Worcester EAW Building
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MASSACHUSETTS ASSOCIATION FOR PUPIL TRANSPORTATION
ANNUAL CONFERENCE REVIEW
MARCH 25, 2010
The MAPT Annual Conference recently held at the Best Western Royal Hotel & Trade Center in Marlborough, MA proved to be a great professional development opportunity for those who attended. Among the attendees were special education directors, school business managers, contractor representatives, collaborative directors, school transportation professionals and representatives from both the RMV and DESE. [READ MORE...]
On October 20, 2009, MAPT was a sponsoring agency for a mock disaster drill in Fairhaven, MA. The premise of the drill was a bus vs. oil truck accident involving mass casualties. Several cities/towns participated in the event including: Fairhaven, New Bedford, Freetown, Mattapoisett and Acushnet. Also participating or observing were various State agencies: The RMV, DEP, DPU and State Police. MAPT would like to thank those who made generous donations to make this event possible.
To promote the highest standards of ethics and practices in pupil transportation.
To increase awareness of and disseminate information pertaining to all aspects of pupil transportation and to make these freely available to its members and the interested public.
To provide leadership for the improvement and advancement of pupil transportation and professional development of its members.
To serve as a state-wide voice for school district personnel engaged in the management of pupil transportation.
To work with educational associations and with governmental organizations in developing and improving pupil transportation management and administration.
*From the MAPT By-laws - Article 2.