A new Education Week series chronicles the immense challenges some rural school districts have faced in accessing and paying for faster Internet.
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November 25, 2015
November 20, 2015
USDA grants will improve educational opportunities in rural schools across the country.
November 04, 2015
The project will attempt to turn 110 rural libraries into STEM learning centers for rural residents.
September 01, 2015
Rural families and schools often must rely on online sources to provide support to children with disabilities.
July 31, 2015
Although rural schools often struggle with Internet access and technology upgrades, rural districts in Ohio have embraced online exams.
May 18, 2015
A set of essays by education researchers and academics focuses on strategies state K-12 officials can use and encourage in rural schools to achieve better results.
March 20, 2015
The school used technology to connect with educators around the country and personalize learning for students.
January 12, 2015
Lawmakers were directed by a court order last year to improve rural schools.
January 06, 2015
The technology will be used to help rural schools provide compulsory courses, as well as digital tools and programs, to students.
December 17, 2014
The Piedmont City School District has used grants to build a wireless network over its rural community.