Many districts are lacking substitute teachers or must relinquish long-term substitutes due to a Washington state law.
December 2015 Archives
Nationwide, only 69.6 percent of Native American students graduate in four years.
About one third of Wyoming's Native students miss school due to transportation, family issues, and a mistrust of schools.
A recent study found that rural teenagers often struggle to access reading material and feel unsupported by their communities when it comes to reading.