Administrators in rural West Virginia districts leave at higher rates than their suburban peers.
August 2016 Archives
Rural districts often lose out on competitive grants used by the Obama administration partly because of administrative challenges in completing lengthy grant applications.
The report found rural children who participate in school meal programs are more likely than their peers to be overweight.
A study group found states should offer financial and administrative flexibility and encourage collaboration to help rural districts improve.
The program focuses on student interests instead of academic remediation.