Rural schools and communities get better together, and our conversation with TNTP explores why this simple statement has so much meaning.
We want to thank TNTP and Ryan Fowler for visiting with Rural Schools Collaborative's Gary Funk on the relationship between place, school and community. As this article suggests, "public schools might be our best bet for strengthening rural America."
In addition, we want to take this opportunity to introduce you to Emily Meier, our new Assistant Director for Community Engagement. Emily brings a wealth of talent and passion to RSC, and we know that you will enjoy getting to know her over time.
We hope you are having a great summer.
Stay committed! Stay engaged!
February 9, 2024
RSC Arkansas Delta partners Rural Community Alliance support community-led education projects to advance career readiness and develop local assets.
February 6, 2024
An agriculture teacher cooking up community involvement, place-based education and student pride all through investing in their rural school’s kitchen.
Innovative Place-based Education Projects lead by ROOTed in Place & National Signature Project Award Recipients
January 23, 2024
Our National Signature Project Awardees and ROOTed in Place grantees shared updates from their place-based education project.