What effect does access to public transportation have on student attendance and learning?  How should transportation officials incorporate education into their planning, how great is the need, and what challenges does this concern place on mid-city infrastructure?  Matt Samelson and Marc Stein join Ashley Berner and Katherine Klosek to discuss these issues.

For additional information on education and transportation, read a prior Institute commentary, Solving the School-Transportation Challenge: What Cities can do to Help by Research Fellow Kelly Siegel-Stechler.