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Reimagining Rural in Ohio: Graham’s Career Gears

A small, rural Ohio school district is turning community engagement norms on their head to pioneer a new vision of school transformation.

Sprouting Minds in West Alabama by Allie Ray Marques

How prevalent do you think homelessness is in America? According to the 2017 Annual Homeless Assessment Report by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, a chronically homeless individual is defined as a person who has a disability who has also been homeless for a period of twelve months within the past three years.

How Career Technical Education Can Help Close the Rural/Urban Education Gap

There’s one education gap that’s been getting a lot of talk lately: the rural/urban education gap. According to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), the percentage of adults with two-year or four-year degrees is 14 percentage points lower in rural areas than urban areas.