Residents of rural communities talked about education more than any other issue in visits by White House officials to rural areas, a new report says.

Rural and nonrural areas of Kentucky have similar rates of superintendent turnover during a 10-year period, study finds.

Rural students face a number of challenges in going on to higher education, and one of those is their parents and communities, educators say.

Advocates say place-based learning can help students and teachers in impoverished, rural schools see their communities in new ways and give lessons real-world connections.

Air Toxics Under the Big Sky program in Montana involves more than 1,200 mostly rural students in three states, and students say it increases their interest in science.

In a new study, a group of rural Texas superintendents highlight a number of strategies to maintain their districts' financial well-being.

The Northeast Tennessee College and Career Ready Consortium, recipient of an i3 grant, aims to boost high school students preparation for college or a career and improve their college graduation chances.

Rural, high-poverty, Hispanic students report high rate of library usage, with nearly 98 percent saying their library helped them learn, according to a study.

A rural Oregon superintendent says most gifted students in rural settings fail to get an education on par with their abilities and has four inexpensive to remedy that.

The policy director for the Rural School and Community Trust offers four ways federal policies could be changed to ensure rural schools help the country move forward.


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