Policymakers should avoid charter school caps, provide more flexibility, and ensure equitable access to funding to support rural charter schools, according to a new report.

New whitepaper offers three-part formula for rural communities to achieve prosperity.

High-profile rural charter school inspiring other schools to embrace project-based, outdoor learning center concept.

Rural Iowa school superintendents and school board members unite to form new rural education advocacy group.

A Kentucky after-school program targets children whose families are in the equine industry by aiming to help them stay on track in school.

A high-profile public-private partnership in West Virginia is moving forward with plans to build a teacher village.

Wisconsin lawmakers have formed a task force focused on rural schools, and they're considering proposals that would improve teacher retention, among other issues.

Southeastern Kentucky counties and the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma are the two rural winners in the new federal Promise Zone program aimed at fighting poverty.

A new study finds that extracurricular activities have differing positive effects for rural boys compared to girls.

Urban districts scored higher but still lose out on federal Race to the Top district money so rural proposals can be funded.


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