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November 21, 2014

Student Homelessness Increases in Rural Kansas

Rural districts have seen a sharp increase in homeless students possibly due to growing child-poverty rates.

November 20, 2014

Report: Rural Northeast Teachers Unprepared for Common Core

The report found that teachers in rural northeast school districts need more professional development tailored to the unique needs of rural schools to implement the new standards.

November 07, 2014

Federal Grant to Boost Rural Dual Enrollment Program

The i3 grant will allow the program to offer dual enrollment courses to more rural students in North Carolina.

October 31, 2014

Report: Partnerships, Family Outreach Key to Rural Grad Rates

Rural high schools in New York with higher than average graduation rates tend to utilize partnerships, data, remediation, and dropout prevention strategies.

October 28, 2014

Ed. Sec. Duncan Discusses Challenges, Successes of Rural Schools

At a forum in Ohio, Arne Duncan highlighted efforts to improve rural schools and outcomes for rural children.

October 28, 2014

N.C. State Program Wins Rural School Leader Award

The two-year program prepares administrators to work in fourteen rural districts in northeastern North Carolina.

October 27, 2014

Rural Schools, Libraries May Lose Funds Under E-rate Reform

Several organizations are urging the FCC to reconsider its adoption of the U.S. Census Bureau's definition of rural and urban in E-rate discount decisions.

October 09, 2014

Rural Music Programs Turn to Grants, Fundraisers to Survive

As more music and arts classes hit the chopping block, rural music teachers say they rely on outside money to keep those programs alive.

October 03, 2014

Are Charter Schools Needed in Rural Areas?

Only 16 percent of charter schools are in rural areas, and some question whether they benefit rural communities.

September 16, 2014

Teaching, Learning Transformed by Broadband in Rural Maryland

Funding from the Connect Ed program has allowed the rural district to upgrade its infrastructure and provide high-speed Internet access to students and teachers.

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