The report found that technical assistance was key for helping schools implement a transformation model.
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One rural district says student-led conferences have boosted parent involvement rates.
March 30, 2016
Academic and health offerings have increased in McDowell County, W.Va., due to a private-public partnership.
March 03, 2016
Laurie Baker says the rural population should be considered a special population when considering education reforms.
January 13, 2016
State lawmakers must create a plan to improve rural schools in response to a 2014 state Supreme Court ruling.
November 13, 2015
The new district would separate from the large Clark County School District and represent three rural towns.
July 14, 2015
The rural Tunica County school district has struggled with academic performance for years.
July 06, 2015
The small, rural district will not use student test scores in teacher evaluations this year.
May 18, 2015
A set of essays by education researchers and academics focuses on strategies state K-12 officials can use and encourage in rural schools to achieve better results.
May 07, 2015
The rural Promise Neighborhood has served more than 4,300 residents in the past few years but is struggling to become sustainable in a rural community.