The report found that rural families incur fewer costs when raising children that urban families.
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September 05, 2014
August 26, 2014
The loan money will be used to improve broadband access in rural communities in three states.
August 04, 2014
The $10 billion private fund will support infrastructure projects in rural areas.
May 30, 2014
A new federal report found that fewer graduates of rural schools completed a sequence of science courses than graduates of non-rural schools.
May 28, 2014
An FCC plan to expand Internet access in rural areas has been approved by a federal appeals court.
May 21, 2014
A bill proposed by House Republicans targets low-income rural children for a federal summer food pilot program.
April 29, 2014
New federal data show that several rural states have the highest four-year graduation rates, but disparities persist between student groups.
April 17, 2014
New federal funds will help schools in Alaska improve professional development for teachers and increase learning opportunities for students.
April 15, 2014
Representative Dave Loebsack, a rural education advocate from Iowa, will serve as top Democrat for a House K-12 policy subcommittee.
April 09, 2014
A U.S. Department of Education study found that rural schools encounter additional challenges that possibly hinder school improvement.