Some rural education advocates are taking issue with the administration's proposed funding for rural schools during the upcoming budget year.
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March 20, 2014
February 14, 2014
Maryland lawmakers to consider legislation that would maintain funding to rural districts with declining enrollment.
February 11, 2014
Rural schools suffer direct and indirect costs of distance, warranting consideration for public policy, according to the Rural School and Community Trust.
October 01, 2013
Four rural Ohio school districts look to Chinese students as a way to boost their district's financial well-being.
September 20, 2013
Wisconsin lawmakers have established a new rural school task force to figure out how to address challenges such as declining enrollment and increasing transportation costs.
July 14, 2011
The New England Network for Personalization and Performance is a group of mostly rural, secondary schools in New England that are using federal Investing in Innovation grant money to change the way they teach and assess students.
May 18, 2011
Fuel costs are causing big problems for small districts where bus routes span long distances.