In this quick excerpt from ClassCast Podcast Episode 007, Donna Fortier, the founder and CEO of Mobile Hope, and host Ryan Tibbens discuss the significant roles that school bus drivers can, do, and should play in efforts to increase students' safety and security.
One way you know you've encountered a brilliant idea is that you can't believe you didn't know it, didn't see, didn't say it before. The observation seems obvious, but you missed it. Donna's understanding of school bus drivers' roles in supporting students is one such idea. This clip, less than four minutes long, is bound to reshape your views on school bus drivers. It will also have you rethinking current hiring and compensation policies that, paired with a strong economy, have led to bus driver shortages all over the country.
Remember to check out Mobile Hope and consider volunteering or donating. Enjoy!
Check out this first clip from ClassCast Episode 007; it features Donna Fortier, the founder and CEO of Mobile Hope, and our host Ryan Tibbens. In clip 007.1, they discuss the start of Mobile Hope and the important influence turtles had in that process; they also briefly discuss the creation of a Life Skills Center soon and Naked Turtle Bar later on in retirement. This brief excerpt is from the end of the full episode but gives a glimpse into Donna's personality and infectious enthusiasm. Be sure to check out Mobile Hope, and consider volunteering or donating. Enjoy!
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