TxDOT Providing State-of-the-art Training for Atlanta ISD Bus Drivers


Alanta, Texas – A grant from through the Texas Department of Transportation (TXDOT) is providing state-of-the-art training for Atlanta ISD bus drivers this week. Bus drivers will be updated on the latest state laws and receive safety training involving the state’s only bus driving simulator. Training is being conducted by Larry Thornton from the Region 6 Education and Service Center.


Atlanta ISD provides an exceptional education for all students in a safe learning environment that encourages them to become productive citizens no matter their destination after graduation.

The Texas Department of Transportation is responsible for maintaining 80,000 miles of road and for supporting aviation, rail, and public transportation across the state. Through collaboration and leadership, we deliver a safe, reliable, and integrated transportation system that enables the movement of people and goods.