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Identifying the Poorest Rural Schools

The Rural Trust has identified the 900 poorest rural districts in the country. Here’s how we did it…

Getting Real About Rural Schools

Misconceptions about rural schools abound and they hurt students and communities, especially in the toughest places. In this essay we explore some of the realities of rural education and some of the things that would actually make a positive difference…

Percentage of Public School Students Whose Parents Check That Homework Is Done

Percentage of public school students whose parents check that homework is done, by grade level and locale…
Date: August 20, 2009
Related Categories: Policy Services, Rural Policy Matters
Related Tags: Facts and Figures, Graphs, RT Policy Department, School Location

Date: June 25, 2009
Related Categories: Rural Policy Matters, Teacher
Related Tags: Discipline, Graphs, School Location