JCPS Bus Drivers Preparing For Start Of Classes

Drivers for Jefferson County Public Schools have been going through simulations of their routes in anticipation of the start of classes next Tuesday. About 900 buses will be used to transport some 63,000 students. The new elementary student assignment plan has led to new and revised routes for many drivers.

Helping Your Child with School Anxiety

How will you react when it’s time to put your Kindergartner on the school bus but she won’t stop crying that she doesn’t want to go? What will you do if your middle schooler constantly says he’s too sick for school, but you suspect a deeper problem? Monday on State of Affairs we’ll talk about school anxiety – what causes it, what to do about it, and how to tell if your child has crossed the line from normal nerves into phobia. Listen to the Show