Rural Virginia Horseshoe Initiative, which aims to increase the number of adults with high school and college degrees, recently received $2 million boost.
A new study plans to evaluate differences between rural and non-rural high school students' college enrollment patterns.
Start of deer hunting season triggers shut down of some rural Missouri Ozark schools.
Education leaders said in a survey that the nation's policies weren't designed with rural students in mind and better serve urban and suburban students.
Analysis of four decades of research finds rural educators have been portrayed as the problem in schools, rather than the solution.
Harlem Children's Zone President Geoffrey Canada thinks the same concept that worked in Harlem can translate in rural communities, but it will look different.
Berea College in Kentucky hosts Rural Education Summit, and presentations will center on improving educational outcomes in rural America.
The Rural Opportunities Consortium of Idaho plans to research rural education's best practices and trends that could be scaled nationally.
Symposium in South Carolina looks at universal home visits for new parents and professional development for literacy teachers as ways to help rural children.
Escuela Nueva, a bottom-up educational model developed for rural Colombia schools, has spread to 19 countries worldwide and has been recognized with international awards.