Support for Teachers

Our Grants in Place program provides funding support for innovative rural teachers

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Rural Teacher Corps

We believe rural teacher-leaders can be catalysts for community change.

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Get Involved

Rural schools and communities get better together through place-based engagement, rural philanthropy, and teacher-leader development.

NEWS: Western Illinois University launches the Great River Teacher Corps! Illinois' Monmouth College introduces the newest Rural Teacher Corps, The TARTANS. The Place Network Schools and Teton Science Schools receive a $1 million grant to support effort!

EVENTS: Eastern Illinois University Rural Teacher Corps Event, Charleston, Tuesday, November 27th.

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