The report found that tribal libraries lack resources and services that urban and suburban libraries often offer to patrons.
August 2014 Archives
The loan money will be used to improve broadband access in rural communities in three states.
The rural blog will be a bit slower for the next two weeks as I head out of the office for vacation. I'll be diving back in the week of September 9th. Feel free to send stories or ideas my way while I'm gone!...
A recent webinar suggested tips to improve community and family engagement in education.
The task force recommended that the state focus on economic and education factors to improve health in rural areas.
The closing of a rural charter school in Michigan demonstrates some of the challenges that rural charter schools face.
The report found that rural districts have increase teacher aids and other support staff more than urban districts.
The report found that children in rural Ohio face more health issues than their urban peers due to poverty and a lack of resources.
The program aims to increase the number of graduates practicing medicine in rural North Carolina.
The teacher village will provide housing units and a coffee shop in an attempt to retain educators.
Although programs that encourage physical exercise can benefit children, those programs can be hard to implement in rural areas.
The computer labs will provide access for students and classes for adults to further education attainment.
The $10 billion private fund will support infrastructure projects in rural areas.
The federal program is more common in rural households where residents often lack access to healthy foods.