Our Stories

The Rural Schools Collaborative is committed to changing the rural narrative.

2022-23 Action Plan

September 28, 2022

Our team is committed to making intentional strides to support our mission

Teacher Profile: Christina Musselman - Lake Havasu City, AZ

September 27, 2022

How education comes full circle in rural places

Teacher Profile

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Teacher Profile: Taylor Kilgore and Linda Hooper - Whitwell, TN

September 21, 2022

Rural community encourages deeper understanding through Paper Clips Project

Teacher Profile

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Teacher Profile: Vinnie Rivera - McLeansboro, IL

September 7, 2022

Relationships are this band instructor’s leitmotif

Teacher Profile

Introducing the 2022-2024 Young Educators’ Advisory Council Cohort

September 6, 2022

Nine early career rural educators convene with RSC staff to share their experiences and pathways into the education profession

Young Educators' Advisory Council

We're Proud to Announce RSC's New Arizona Hub!

September 1, 2022

In partnership with the Arizona Rural Schools Association (ARSA) and Northern Arizona University's Rural Resource Center (NAURRC)

Power of Partnerships

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Alabama Teacher Spotlight: Jennifer Shealy - Greenville, AL

August 30, 2022

Teaching re-introduces an Alabama educator to her rural community

Teacher Profile

University of West Alabama: RSC GRAD Partnership Black Belt Visit

August 24, 2022

A visit with the Alabama GRAD Partnership Hub Coordinator and partners at the University of West Alabama

Power of Partnerships

Welcoming Our Incoming Board Members

August 23, 2022

Rural Schools Collaborative is thrilled to welcome three new board members to the RSC team! Let us introduce you to Susan Schroth, Mike Knutson, and Nancy Van Milligen.

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Teacher Profile: Lola Rubio Alberca - Spain

August 17, 2022

Experience a rural-focused teaching program in Spain from a graduate's perspective

Teacher Profile

Teacher Profile: Stacey Moser, OR

August 9, 2022

Teaching is the New Frontier for this Second-Career Educator

Teacher Profile

Announcing the 2022 Catalyst Initiative Grantees

August 4, 2022

Congratulations to our four new Catalyst Grant Initiative grantees: Eastern Oregon University, University of Mary, the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque, and the University of Indianapolis

Rural Teacher Corps