A new report found that rural districts in Oregon are spending high amounts on students yet performing poorly on state exams.
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July 15, 2014
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.
June 18, 2014
A new budget bill in Michigan will provide small, rural schools with higher additional per-pupil payments than larger schools.
June 12, 2014
Small rural and alternative schools in Alaska will soon be rated with a different formula than that which is used for other schools
June 12, 2014
Alaska has altered the formula used to rate schools to account for unique challenges of small, rural, and alternative schools