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Rural Schools

Rural schools face unique challenges everyday. For example, due to funding and class size issues, they often are not able to offer a variety of classes. Read more about the isues faced by rural schools along wtih the methods that can be used to face these challenges.

Northwest Rural Learn and Serve
An organization that supports service-learning programs in rural public schools in Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington.

The Role of Rural Schools in Community Development Policy Is
A lengthy article about policies rural educators can use to develop community.

Rural Schools in the 1990s
An interesting description of a Montana rural school shows how rural teachers juggle instruction to students multiple grade levels.

School-to-Work Transition in Rural Communities
A lengthy and interesting description of the STW program in Broadus, Montana.

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