Our Stories

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

Promising Rural Pathways: The Impact of Carl Sandburg College on Local Communities

November 5, 2021

A prime example from Galesburg, Illinois about how invaluable community colleges are to rural!

Rural Educators Across Borders Pilot Event

October 18, 2021

Engaging discussions with educators from across the world!

2021-22 Action Plan

September 23, 2021

Our board members have a plan & RSC is committed to tackling these goals!

A Source of Convenience and Care: Rural School Vaccine Clinics continue in Macomb, IL

September 20, 2021

RSC talks with Dr. Mark Twomey, superintendent for Macomb School District, about hosting a school-based vaccine clinic

Nick Foertsch and Emma Rage - North Dakota

September 10, 2021

Young educators share their passion for building genuine relationships with their students


Rural Imperative Initiative

September 9, 2021

Announcing our collaborative initiative designed to elevate teacher voices through the power of partnership

Rural Educators make an Impact Across the Globe in Girona, Spain

September 1, 2021

RSC speaks with students from Princess of Girona Foundation in Spain, on their rural teacher preparation program: Teacher Generation

Announcing: Iowa Regional Hub

August 12, 2021

Through a partnership with the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque

Monmouth, IL Innovation Grant Spotlight

August 10, 2021

Compeer grant allows for student-led broadcasting & virtual programming at Monmouth-Roseville School District