The majority of rural high schools that offer online courses do so because they lack the courses on campus.
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December 02, 2014
November 07, 2014
The i3 grant will allow the program to offer dual enrollment courses to more rural students in North Carolina.
October 28, 2014
At a forum in Ohio, Arne Duncan highlighted efforts to improve rural schools and outcomes for rural children.
October 01, 2014
Only 25 percent of Native students completed the requirements for college admittance to the University of California and the California State University systems in the 2011-12 school year.
August 11, 2014
The program aims to increase the number of graduates practicing medicine in rural North Carolina.
June 20, 2014
Rural high school students who earn college credits are more likely to graduate and go on to postsecondary school, research has shown.
June 10, 2014
A new placement program at Northern Kentucky University will aim to place law school graduates in rural areas.
June 04, 2014
A new report highlights strategies that some states are using to increase dual-enrollment participation among high school students.
May 27, 2014
Vermont's state colleges are seeing shrinking enrollments and budget shortfalls as few of the state's mostly rural students pursue higher education.
May 23, 2014
A college preparation program in North Carolina has been linked to improved college entrance exam scores for rural students.