A recent survey found libraries provide communities with 21st century resources and skills yet are often lacking in rural areas.
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July 24, 2014
July 18, 2014
Rural schools often lack the bandwidth, technology, and funding to transition to new, online exams.
July 02, 2014
A rural Nevada school district has developed a course to train rural teachers on using technology in the classroom.
June 30, 2014
Six rural education organizations say a recent E-rate proposal falls short of expectations.
May 28, 2014
An FCC plan to expand Internet access in rural areas has been approved by a federal appeals court.
March 31, 2014
Despite difficulties, Petersburg school district in Alaska and Marble Falls Independent School District in Texas find ways to make best use of technology.
March 03, 2014
Arizona looks to address its digital divide with a proposal that would require school districts to pay $15 per child over six years for broadband upgrades.
February 28, 2014
Rural school principal overcomes barriers to provide technology to students.
February 25, 2014
National Rural Education Advocacy Coalition releases federal legislative agenda for 2014, and top issues include funding, E-rate, ESEA reauthorization, and nutrition.
September 12, 2013
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan highlights rural New Mexico school district for its technology innovation.