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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September 16, 2014
September 03, 2014
The program will consolidate a dual credential process to allow aspiring teachers to earn a certification in K-12 special education.
August 15, 2014
The report found that rural districts have increase teacher aids and other support staff more than urban districts.
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 08, 2014
FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai, a Republican, accuses the Democratic majority on the commission of having "rejected almost every suggestion" he's made on a draft E-rate policy.
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.
July 02, 2014
A rural Nevada school district has developed a course to train rural teachers on using technology in the classroom.
July 01, 2014
Opponents of consolidation say closing small, rural schools can save money and improve academic opportunity.
June 30, 2014
Six rural education organizations say a recent E-rate proposal falls short of expectations.