The $10 billion private fund will support infrastructure projects in rural areas.
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August 04, 2014
July 15, 2014
A new report found that rural districts in Oregon are spending high amounts on students yet performing poorly on state exams.
July 09, 2014
Aid that was meant to offset transportation costs in rural districts was also awarded to several wealthy urban districts.
July 03, 2014
A newspaper's examination of spending among six rural districts in Minnesota and North Dakota showed that transportation costs, among other budget items, varied widely.
June 18, 2014
A new budget bill in Michigan will provide small, rural schools with higher additional per-pupil payments than larger schools.
May 09, 2014
A rural Mississippi district is closing classrooms for students with severe autism in response to budget cuts and a lack of resources.
May 08, 2014
A Wisconsin rural school task force has recommended that lawmakers relax teacher licensure requirements and change funding formulas to benefit rural schools.
April 25, 2014
Rural schools in Wisconsin are sharing teachers and utilizing distance learning to save money without cutting courses.
March 20, 2014
Some rural education advocates are taking issue with the administration's proposed funding for rural schools during the upcoming budget year.
February 14, 2014
Maryland lawmakers to consider legislation that would maintain funding to rural districts with declining enrollment.