Ridership increases on Sydney run

The Times Colonist (Victoria, BC) reports that overall ridership on the Anacortes/Sydney run increased nearly 10% between April 1 and August 30. In addition, for the first time in more than a decade, the schedule made it possible for San Juan Island residents to make the round trip in one day. Ridership between the San Juans and Sydney was up 17% in the same time period. This is interesting news at a time when it has been suggested that this run should be reduced…

Read the entire article here.

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Susan Brooks-Young has been involved in the field of instructional technology since 1979. She was one of the original technology users in the district where she taught and has continued to explore ways in which technology can be used to facilitate student learning. She has worked as computer mentor, technology trainer, and technology curriculum specialist. Prior to establishing her own consulting firm, Susan was a teacher, site administrator, and technology specialist in a county office of education in a career that spanned more than 23 years. Since 1986, she has published articles and software reviews in a variety of education journals. She is also author of a number of books which focus on how school leaders can implement the NETS*A Standards. Susan works with educators internationally, focusing on practical technology-based strategies for personal productivity and effective technology implementation in schools. Susan and her husband live on Lopez Island, WA.

One thought on “Ridership increases on Sydney run

  1. Mac Langford

    Before any valid judgments can be made we need to know what the cost vs.income ratio is for this run and how it compares with other runs for the same timeframe.

    Reply

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